208 Car Fire

Aug 25th, Thursday starts off with a fully involved 2013 Volvo Wagon, the incident occurred on Route 208 South bound near Goffle Rd. The department was dispatched at 6:53 am to a car fire, on arrival the engine compartment was rapidly extending into the interior of the vehicle. … [Read more...]

Leadership Camp Fun!

The Hawthorne Fire Department working with the Hawthorne Police Departments Leadership Camp Program had a blast with the camps attendees this past Thursday Aug 18th. At the conclusion of the FDs portion a surprise deluge from our Tower Ladder was delivered to the camp … [Read more...]

Department Rescue Training

The Hawthorne Fire Department began a cross training process to include knowledge of multiple members with rescue and extrication training. This venture will add another layer of education to the membership, so as the need arises for significant rescue operations, numerous … [Read more...]

wyckoff-fire

Serious incidents keeping local departments busy.

Hawthorne firefighters were called to assit thier neighbors in Wyckoff and Fair Lawn over the past couple of days. Wyckoffs house fire Tuesday Aug 16th, kept members hoping with a 3 alarm fire. The heat and humidity added to the difficulty with a quick moving basement fire which … [Read more...]

Mutual aid car fire.

Sent from AOL Mobile Mail At about 4PM on Aug. 3 The Hawthorne FD was called in mutual aid to Glen Rock. A car was on fire in the parking lot of the former Food Basics. The fire was quickly extinguished. -- Rev. Ken Vander Wall, Campus Pastor, Hawthorne FD Chaplan. … [Read more...]

Working House Fire Quickly Knocked Down by Department.

Hawthorne FD, EMS, and PD units were dispatched to a working house fire at 176 N. Ethel Avenue, Hawthorne late Friday evening, 08/05. The fire reportedly started under the rear deck and extended up the rear of the house and into the attic. An adult male resident sustained a minor … [Read more...]