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Itasca Volunteer Fire Department receives new grant to fight fires

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ITASCA, TEXAS (KXXV) -

The Itasca Volunteer Fire Department received a new tool to fight brush fires. 

The department received a $41,000 grant to buy a new brush truck. 

The truck has modern features that will help that will help volunteers fight fires in rural areas. 

The truck also has a 400 gallon water tank and a ten gallon foam cell to put out fires quicker. 

The grant is from the Texas A&M Forest Service. 

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