App. Showcase: W. Lafayette Rescue Trail Vehicle

Ind. Rescue Unit


Apparatus Details

Unit Name:
App. Showcase: W. Lafayette Rescue Trail Vehicle
Unit Type:
Specialty Unit
Year:
Manufacturer:
Polaris
Chassis Manufacturer:


Model:
800 Crew, 4X4
Engine:
800cc
Transmission:
Pump:
Tank:
77-gallon
Generator:
Aerial:

Department:
Location:
IN

With a grant from Firehouse Subs, the City of West Lafayette Fire Department assembled a Polaris Ranger 800, Crew 4X4 as Rescue Trail Vehicle 1 (RTV 1). The unit features a Kimtek skid unit with a 77-gallon water tank and five gallon foam tank. This unit responds on over 22 miles of city trails and to water rescues. It is also deployed for medical runs at many large city festivals with it's MedBed equipment.