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Pine Creek (PA) VFD Dedicates Tanker Fire Apparatus

Courtesy of Fire Department Facebook

The Pine Creek Volunteer Fire Department held a dedication ceremony for a new tanker truck, reports Jeffersonian Democrat.

The tanker is a 2020 Sutphen Monarch Chassis with a 500 horsepower CumminsISX12 engine, Allison automatic transmission, and seating for six firefighters.

The truck carries 2,000 gallons of water with a 1,500 gallon per minute Hale Pump. It also has a 300 gallon per minute portable pump, and a 2,100 gallon portable draft tank. The truck carries 900 feet of attack lines, 1,000 feet of five inch supply hose, and 400 feet of three inch supply hose.