Washington Twp. Fire Under Investigation

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of Investigations Stephen F. Wilson, Jr. and Chief Jeffrey Almer of the Washington Township Police Department confirm the investigation of a fire occurring on East Mill Road in Washington Township today.   According to authorities, at approximately 3 a.m., police and fire officials were dispatched to East Mill Road on a report of a residential fire. Responders located an active fire to a dwelling.

The preliminary investigation has revealed that the fire has resulted in no reported injuries.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this investigation is encouraged to contact the Washington Township Police Department at (908) 876-3232 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Fire/Environmental Unit at (973) 285-6200.