Pineville FD purchases new vehicle

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PINEVILLE, Mo. — If they hadn’t already, residents in and around Pineville will soon see something new for the fire department.

It has a new Ford Police Interceptor Utility Vehicle to further assist them on the frontlines. It came from Pinnacle Emergency Vehicles in Northwest Arkansas – and was paid for with some of its CARES Act money.

The vehicle has protective equipment for first responders – as well as medical supplies.

Ryan Drake Fire Chief, said, “It’s a great feeling knowing that were able to provide a vehicle that will make make it easier to serve our community.”

The department plans on next purchasing bunker gear for firefighters and a rescue pumper.

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