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The Ritchot council has approved the purchase of a new rescue truck, reports steinbachonline.com. It will be ordered from Fort Garry Fire Trucks at $215,000. The new rescue truck will not be for a specific hall, but could float from one community to another.
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SOURCES: ABC6.COM AND ORIGIN.TURNTO10.COM While returning from a call, two wheels on a Providence (RI) ladder truck fell off. The incident occurs after a city councilman received a letter urging him to repair the department’s fire apparatus fleet which includes trucks dating back to teh 1990s. The rig did not hit anyone or any other...
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A Lawrence County fire truck was damaged after running off the road into a ditch, reports WSMV News 4. The Lawrence County Fire Rescue pumper was dispatched to a structure fire. The driver of the pumper was able to continue down the ditch line and come to a stop rather than bringing the truck back...
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Thomas Creek West Side Rural Fire Protection District is purchasing a new fire truck from the Hillcrest Fire Company of Orchard Park, reports Lake County Examiner. The new fire truck is planned to be shipped from New York on Friday, Feb. 14, and will take about a week for it to arrive in the Lakeview...