The fire department in Sunland Park, New Mexico added a new fire truck to its fleet, according to a recent report from the Las Cruces Sun-News.
The report indicated that a1994 International 4900 pump truck, outfitted by Luverne Fire Apparatus, once actively served Do a Ana County and was recently replaced with new equipment. Requests were solicited from neighboring fire departments that could use the truck in their communities. The County Board of Commissioners approved the donation of the vehicle to Sunland Park after a vote.
Do a Ana County Finance Director Ruben Martinez. said that projected population growth in that area was behind the decision. “And Sunland Park was determined as an area of need,” he said.
Read more about this donation and details about the apparatus HERE.