Friday, June 10, 2016
At approximately 8:55pm the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a reported oven fire at 21 Carlos Drive. Upon arrival heavy smoke could be seen pushing from the second floor windows. First due companies quickly stretched a hand line to the rear of the house where they were able to contain the fire to the kitchen area. North Caldwell responded directly to the scene. Caldwell, Pine Brook and Lincoln Park provided house coverage. West Essex first aid squad responded and there were no reported injuries.