The Van Wert County Courthouse

Friday, May. 20, 2022

New fire equipment

Scott fire dept. rescue equpment 11-2015

The Scott Fire Department has announced the purchase of new extrication equipment to replace current equipment manufactured in 1985 that could not be upgraded. The new equipment, which includes a power unit, spreader, cutter, and a ram kit (above), has five times the operational force and is lighter. The new equipment will also allow the department to better work with neighboring departments, as it will interchange easily. Grant money provided some of the funds to purchase this equipment. (photo submitted)

POSTED: 11/28/15 at 8:07 am. FILED UNDER: News