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Warren Fire Department debuts new truck

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Warren's Fire Department is breaking in it's new $500,000 set of wheels.

It's the first week on the job for fire engine number one, which made it's debut earlier this week.

Grant and bond money, which can not be spent on hiring personnel, helped make the purchase of the truck a reality.

Safety director Enzo Cantalamessa said the newer truck will help maintain response times. "It allows us to deploy our resources as needed, where needed, and how needed. As the mayor mentioned, and the chief mentioned, these vehicles are catch-alls. This one in particular doesn't need support vehicles with it," said Cantalamessa.

Cantalamessa also said the department's two newest trucks will help firefighters protect and save lives.
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