Cedar Hill Fire District recently purchased and placed in service two new brush truck/quick response units. They are 2018, 4×4, Ford F-550 chassis, with V10 motors, and extended cabs, built by CET Manufacturing and purchased through Banner Fire Equipment in Roxana, Illinois.
They have a 300 gallon water tank with a 10 gallon foam cell, Scotty around the pump foam system and a 275 gpm pump. They have 200’ booster reels with 3/4” hose and a 150’ pre-connect with 1-3/4” hose. They have a Code 3 lighting package. Truck #7718 is located at Station 1 at 6766 Cedar Hill Road, Cedar Hill, Missouri, and truck #7728 is located at Station 2, 8800 State Route 30, Dittmer, Missouri.
These trucks will be used for brush fires, running EMS calls and areas with limited access.
The 2017 4×4 Ford F-550 chassis that was at Station 2 has now been moved to Station 3 as truck #7738.