Officials: Heavy rain delays removal of Clifton fireboat from Passaic River

Crews have been trying to remove the boat from the water for several days after several firefighters went over Dundee Falls in the boat last week.

Matt Trapani

Jul 3, 2023, 8:40 PM

Updated 348 days ago

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Heavy rainfall has delayed crews from removing a Clifton fireboat from the Passaic River.
Crews have been trying to remove the boat from the water for several days after several firefighters went over Dundee Falls in the boat last week. The firefighters were attempting to rescue a group of construction workers who were stuck on a boat in the river.
Officials say that crews will next attempt to remove the boat on Wednesday.


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