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It is common for rural firefighters to fight structure fires without the benefit of hydrants, forcing them to rely on water tenders that deliver to portable pools, from which the pump trucks are supplied.

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To passersby on State Route 260 on Wednesday morning, it may have looked like Steve Coury Ford and Lincoln had been the target of a terrorist attack. Or perhaps they had expanded their offerings to include a full line of fire trucks, water trucks and, ambulances.But it was neither.