Hopkinsville (KY) Fire Department Fire Apparatus Now in Service

A new fire truck has been put into service and officials have begun training on the new equipment, reports Kentucky New Era.

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The truck is the city’s first aerial platform truck, which is something the fire department has wanted for nearly 20 years.

The truck is a Pierce Ascendant 100-foot Mid Mount Aerial Platform and features a 100-foot ladder with a platform that can hold up to 1,000 pounds.

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