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April 9, 2024
09
Apr

APPARATUS CRASH INJURES ONE IN NORTH CAROLINA

ROCKWELL — A man was injured after a fire truck crashed into his car in an intersection while attempting to respond to a reported structure fire near Rockwell on Monday. The crash occurred in front of Rockwell Cafe in downtown Rockwell, in the intersection of U.S. Highway 52 and N.C. Highway 152. The Rockwell Rural...
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09
Apr

Wrong Fluid Puts Lockport (NY) Ladder Truck Out of Commission

Apr. 2—Lockport Fire Department’s only ladder truck has been put out of commission temporarily, Fire Chief Luca Quagliano advised the Fire Board of Commissioners during their Tuesday meeting. According to Quagliano, during routine maintenance at the city garage, the wrong kind of hydraulic fluid was put into the apparatus, and that corroded the seals on several cylinders. The estimated...
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