POSTED: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 5:36pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 9:12am
McAllen, TEXAS (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The McAllen Fire Department will be adding a new fire engine unit to their local municipality.
Chief Rafael Balderas tells Newscenter 23 that the city has already approved the purchase of the new unit.
The new front line four engine will replace an older 1989 fire truck.
The fire department says the look forward to receiving the new unit as an additional resource to the department.
The Fire Chief says the old fire engine will be donated to STC's Firefigher Academy.