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Valley Fire takes delivery of new wild land engine

4/25/2013 - West Side Leader
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By Staff Writer

Photo courtesy of Valley Fire District
PENINSULA — The Valley Fire District recently took delivery of a 2013 Ford F550 Type VI Wild Land engine, shown above.

It is equipped with a 200-gallon water tank and a 150-gallons per minute pump, as well as an assortment of wild land fire hand tools and hose. It also has high-angle rescue equipment, which will be utilized in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Within weeks of receiving this truck, Valley Fire has already responded to large wild land fires in Bedford and Granger, according to Valley Fire Lt. Scott Duber.

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