Pole Fire Leads to Power Outage In Mount Olive Twp

Mt Olive Twp (Morris County) – JCP&L says 112 customers are without power after a utility pole fire at the intersection of Mt Olive road & Vista Dr in the Budd Lake section of the township.

The pole fire then led to a small brush fire under the telephone pole.

The fire was first reported after 6:45 p.m this evening(4/18/16) and it’s unknown what started the pole fire.

JCP&L reports the latest estimated restoration is tonight at 10:30 PM.

By: Jay Edwards
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