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Goodyear, AZ Ladder Tender 184

By CHRIS RADOIAN, Correspondent | October 18, 2020 | ARIZONA

Story No. 101820103

Goodyear, AZ - Ladder Company 184 received a 2020 Pierce Impel PUC with a 1500 gallon per minute pump with a 500 gallon water tank. This unit is designated Ladder Tender 184. The unit features a ladder rack, clean cab concept, extrication tools in front bumper, and all Whelen LED warning lights.

Ladder Company 184 also has a 2019 Pierce Velocity 100 foot rear mount tower. The Ladder Company members are assigned two pieces. The big ladder goes on structural fires while the Ladder Tender handles EMS, single engine responses, motor vehicle accidents. Using the smaller rig helps on wear and tear as well as trying to navigate such a large aerial device in some small areas.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.