Kokomo Fire Department's New
On Friday, September 3rd,
Hackney Emergency Vehicles delivered the department's brand new
heavy rescue truck. The truck was on display the following day
during the Pink Heals Tour event held at Station #1.
The truck then had to have
it's radio installed followed by being marked and lettered. After
the radio was installed and marking & lettering had been completed, the
equipment from the old truck was transferred to the new truck.
The truck was then placed into service as Rescue 1 at 08:00 on
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010. It was dispatched on it's first
run, a motor vehicle accident, approximately 15 minutes later.
For a gallery of photos of this sharp, new
piece of apparatus, as well as video of it responding on it's first
run, please visit the Media page.