Monksville Reservoir Incident

Posted on May 9, 2014

At 16:47 hrs on May 9, 2014, all Ringwood Fire Departments, Ringwood Ambulance Corps., and Ringwood Dive Team were dispatched to the Monksville Reservoir on a report of oil and bubbles surfacing in the water. Chief 260 first on scene established command and had the Dive Team proceed to check the water. After approximately 4 hours, no vehicle was found in the water as some initial reports have stated. The Passaic County Hazmat and Health Departments were on scene and the DEP was notified. For further information on this incident, please contact the Ringwood Police Department at 973-962-7017.