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SHFAD gives engine to E. Lincoln district

 

September 4, 2019

PRESENT for the hand-off of a fire engine to the East Lincoln County Fire and Rescue District are, from left, East Lincoln Fire Board members Jeff Doyle, and David Boyce, SHFAD Fire Chief David Barringer and Board Director Don Hopkins; East Lincoln Fire Board members Bob Pearson, Dave Loomis, and John Ehmer, and Toledo Fire Chief Larry Robeson.

Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District recently donated a no-longer-needed engine to the East Lincoln County Fire District.

The East Lincoln County Fire and Rescue Board of Directors hosted a dinner on Aug. 21 for SHFAD Fire Chief David Barringer and Sweet Home Fire Board Director Don Hopkins in appreciation of their gift of a fire engine.

The gifted engine is a 1991 Pierce Type 1 engine with an 800-gallon tank and a 1,250 gallon-per-minute pump.

This engine will be stationed in East Lincoln County, and is part of a plan to improve emergency response in that area.

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