CUMBERLAND COUNTY – Fire Station 18 in Cumberland County has taken delivery of a 2011 Ford F-350 brush truck with a 6.7 liter Power Stroke diesel.
The unit features a Wildfire skid unit with a 250 gallon tank and an 18 hp engine.
Nealy all of the work was done by members of the department, including mounting the skid unit, radio installation, emergency lighting and rear chevron striping.
The unit was made possible by a 50/50 matching grant from the North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshal and replaces a 1990 GMC model.[wpg_thumb]