OAK RIDGE, NJ- A large fire at Sar's Auto Wreckers, auto junk yard off of School House Road in Oak Ridge is visible for miles. No injuries have been reported. Fire companies from Sparta, Roxbury, Riverdale and others are on the scene to assist Jefferson Township. School House Road is closed. Consider taking an alternate route if planning to travel through Oak Ridge in the area of Ridge Road near Ridge Field/Ralph Ackerson Field and Russia Road, School House Road and Weldon Road near Bowling Green.
Fire in Oak Ridge Auto Junk Yard
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