Devastating Crash Destroys Truck 21


12:13 PM — Here is video from the scene of the crash of VFD Truck 21 at the corner of Pennsylvania and Sonoma. Video includes short press conference given by Vallejo Police Lieutenant Sid DeJesus around 10:30 PM. Just rough footage.

 

 

 

10:44 PM — Vallejo Ladder Truck 21 is destroyed. Fortunately no firefighters or citizens were killed. The incident took place at 5:52 PM. More information in the press release below. Video to follow shortly.

 8_9_14_Vallejo Police Department Press Release


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'Devastating Crash Destroys Truck 21' have 2 comments

  1. August 12, 2014 @ 9:31 pm Chris

    Is this the truck that was brand new 2 or 3 years ago, and that cost about $1 million? No one is writing about this. Is this the only truck that VFD had? And as a followup, has the VFD made any statement about this truck and whether it will be replaced? And how does its loss affect the firefighting capability of VFD?

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    • August 14, 2014 @ 3:57 pm wharf rat

      @ Chris
      This truck repaced our old one which is still in opperation as a back up , the cost of replacement should be over $ 1,000,000 (insurance situation ukn) , it is amazing there ewre no fatalities . the images look like it might be beyond repair , a full replacement seems imenint .

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