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Philadelphia (PA) Fire Department pumper with articulating water tower. Spartan Metro Star MFD cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CMU 1,500-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene water tank; and 54-foot Ladder Tower Squrt™.
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Northern Des Moines County Rural Fire District, Mediapolis, IA, pumper. Spartan Metro Star MFD cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; and Waterous CX 1,500-gpm pump.
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A bus collided with a fire truck while the emergency vehicle was at the scene of an earlier crash, reports Toronto City News. No injuries were reported in the second collision but roads were closed for a short time for the investigation and cleanup.
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Police are investigating an accident which caused injury when a car crashed into a fire truck that was in passing lane of the highway with emergency lights on, reports Mid Hudson News. The driver of an SUV rear-ended the fire vehicle causing her vehicle to overturn. She was trapped inside while the child was able...
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Marysville approved the purchase of new radios for its fire trucks and ambulances, reports Voice News. The radios for the fire trucks are from Digicom Global, which carries Kenwood equipment, for about $12,980, and for the ambulances from AMK Services, which specializes in Tait electronics, for about $4,880. The total of the two purchases is...