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Fire truck at the Warfield Volunteer Fire Department catches fire


EXPERIENCED ANOTHER SETBACK THIS WEEKEND … A FIRE TRUCK AT THE WARFIELD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT IN INEZ CAUGHT FIRE, DESTROYING THE TRUCK AND DAMAGING A NEARBY FIRE ENGINE. FIREFIGHTERS TOLD WYMT’S TANNER HESTERBERG THE FIRE STARTED BECAUSE OF A MECHANICAL ISSUE. Tanner: Warfield volunteer firefighters were responding to an ATV crash Sunday morning and when one of them started warming up the mini pumper truck known as Rescue One he noticed fire coming out of it. … The truck is a loss and the flames also damaged the truck sitting next to it …… It’s the latest blow to a fire department currently involved in a lawsuit against a loan company from out of state in connection to four of their trucks being repossessed in May. SOT Donald York Warfield Volunteer Fire Dept. Tanner: No firefighters were injured … members of fire departments from nearby Inez and Kermit, West Virginia help put out the flames from the truck. In Martin County Tanner Hesterberg WYMT Mountain News. STEVE FIREFIGHTERS SAY THE LOSS OF THE TRUCK WILL NOT IMPACT THEIR FIRE COVERAGE OR RESPONSE TIME. THE TRUCK WAS MAINLY USED TO RESPOND TO CRASHES. ANGELA F-A-A INVESTIGATORS VISITED THE SITE OF A SMALL LAUREL COUNTY PLANE CRASH.

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