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Orange City (FL) Celebrates New Fire Apparatus

Courtesy Fire Department

The arrival of a 2020 Pierce Fire Truck was celebrated with a wet down ceremony, reports Hometown News Volusia.

More than 30 fire department employees and city staff attended the wet down. The truck will help assist in technical rescues, such as rope rescue, vehicle extractions and structural collapse.

The Orange City Fire Department has been in operation since 1890 and operated as an all-volunteer unit until 1985.