Riceville Fire Department
BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NC – The Riceville Fire Department of Buncombe County has taken delivery of a KME Severe Service custom pumper.
The unit features a Cummins 500 hp engine, short wheelbase, Hale 1500 gpm pump, 1000 Gallon Poly Water Tank with 20 Gallon Foam Cell, Waterous Aquis 2.5 Foam System with an overall length of 331.5-inches.
The unit was delivered by Safe Industries.
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