Nov 17, 2015
(Photo above by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)
The fire occurred in a transformer room, officials said. Below, the affected transformer.
By JOHN T. WARD
Students at the Red Bank Primary School got a real-life lesson in responding to fire alarms Tuesday when a small transformer fire prompted an evacuation.
No injuries occurred during the incident, in which accumulated dust atop a transformer appeared to cause a wire to burn, Deputy Fire Chief Pete DeFazio told
Jul 26, 2012
An unidentified axe-wielding man, one of two on the scene, chops away at a tree that fell across Harding Road just east of Spring Street in a thunderstorm that blew through the Green Thursday evening. (Click to enlarge)
Nov 8, 2011
A police officer directs traffic at Broad Street and East Front Street Tuesday morning. (Photo by Peter Lindner. Click to enlarge)
A blown transformer on Wharf Avenue in Red Bank knocked out power to nearby traffic lights Tuesday morning.