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IRVINGTON HAS EMERGENCY TRUCK FOR POLICE AND FIRE SERVICE CALLS

Issue 1 and Volume 90.

IRVINGTON HAS EMERGENCY TRUCK FOR POLICE AND FIRE SERVICE CALLS After Study of Local Cases and Inspection of Apparatus in Other Cities, Town Decides to Place Emergency Equipment on One Apparatus Unit THE Irvington Fire Department recently put into service a combination emergency truck which will answer both Fire and Police emergency calls. The design of this truck and the selection of equipment carried have been decided only after a thorough study of past fire records, police emergency records, the design and usage of similar equipment in numerous other cities, and the new types of hazards and future emergencies which would need to be met. Much of the equipment on this new emergency truck has been in the department before, but, in the past, has been scattered on various pieces of apparatus. Special Equipment Not Always Available In 1928 the department, realizing the value of lighting at night fires, acquired…

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