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CHOOSING LOCAL FOUR NEWS AT FIVE. 3 JIM: A DEDICATION CEREMONY TOOK PLACE IN CLINTON TODAY TO HONOR A FIREFIGHTER WO DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY EARLIER THIS YEAR. THAT’S THE TOP STORY AT FIVE. 3 JIM: THE CLINTON FIRE DEPARTMENT DEDICATED A NEW TRUCK AFTER LIEUTENANT ERIC HOSETTE. HE DIED IN JANUARY’S EXPLOSION AND FIRE THE A-D-M PLANT. LOCAL FOUR’S ALLIYAH SIMS JOINS LIVE FROM CLINTON WHERE THAT CEREMONY WRAPPED UP A SHORT TIME AGO. ALLIYAH… 3 ALLIYAH: JIM MANY PEOPLE SHOWED UP TONIGHT TO SHOW THEIR SUPPORT FOR LT ERIC HOSETT, INCLUDING FELLOW FIREFIGHTER ADAM CAIN.”Very special day, it’s something you never want to go through, it’s such a tragedy, but it’s a great way to honor Lt. Hosette” THE FIRE DEPARTMENT UNVEILED A NEW LADDER TRUCK THAT HAS LT. HOSETT’S NICKNAME “HOSS” PAINTED ON THE FRONT OF THE TRUCK. IT IS DEDICATED TO HIM,AND THE LEGACY HE IS LEAVING BEHIND. THE DEPARTMENT CEREMONY, AND AS PART OF THE TRADITION THE NEW TRUCK WILL BE CLEANED WITH THE WATER FROM THE PREVIOUS TRUCK. THE TRUCK WAS WIPED DOWN WITH CEREMONIAL TOWELS WITH HOSETT’S NICKNAME, AND BADGE NUMBER 190. AND AT THE END OF THE CEREMONY THE COMMUNITY HELPED PUSH THE TRUCK BACK INTO THE STATION. EARLIER TODAY I SPOKE TO CLINTON FIRE CHIEF MIKE BROWN, I ASKED HIM IF THERE WAS ONE WORD TO SUM, UP TODAY WHAT WOULD THAT BE? 3 “Closure, the truck is here it has Eric’s name on it. We’re moving forward, we’ll never forget what happened obviously, but we’re going to put the past behind us and move forward.” 3 ALLIYAH: THE TRUCK IS BEING REFERRED TO AS 190, WHICH WE PREVIOUSLY MENTIONED IS LT HOSETT’S BADGE NUMBER. AND SOMETHING ELSE THAT’S REALLY SPECIAL. LT HOSETT WAS HEAVILY INVOLVED WITH DESIGNING THE FIRE TRUCKS, AND BECAUSE OF THAT THE DEPARTMENT DESIGNED THE TRUCK DEDICATED TO HIM TO MIRROR HIS PREVIOUS DESIGNS. JIM THIS IS JUST A WONDERFUL WAY TO HONOR A FIREFIGHTER GONE WAY TOO SOON. LIVE IN CLINTON ALLIYAH SIMS.. LOCAL FOUR NEWS. 3

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