Allamuchy Firefighters were alerted around 12:15am for request of their tanker to a house fire call in Harmony Township. Firefighters quickly responded to station to take the tanker into Harmony for the working fire.
Harmony Township firefighters were initially alerted for a chimney fire at the same address. First due units found an interior wall and basement engulfed in flames. The fire quickly spread throughout the house, and engulfed it in flames.
Crews responding from multiple departments in Warren and Hunterdon counties used about a dozen tankers to bring in water from the nearest hydrant 3 miles away and from Merrill Creek Reservoir.