Tahlequah Daily Press

March 27, 2014

New life

By JOSH NEWTON
TDP Staff Writer

TAHLEQUAH — Gideon Fire Chief Marty Kimble looks over the department’s newest truck, a used

E-One Hush. Gideon is giving the fire truck new life after purchasing it for $45,000 from a private community near Dallas. Kimble said the truck will replace two vehicles, and will respond to fires and collisions. The truck is the largest Gideon has ever purchased, and was purchased with donations and sales tax money.