Vincennes fire officials receive $90,000 in grant money

Some grant money will make a big difference in helping a local fire department during emergencies.

Posted: Oct 11, 2018 6:47 PM

VINCENNES, Ind. (WTHI) - Some grant money will make a big difference in helping a local fire department during emergencies.

The Vincennes City Fire Department received three grants worth a total of $90,000.

Fire officials bought a utility task vehicle.

It has fire and EMS kits.

The department also has new rope equipment to help with rescues.

The next big purchase will be a pair of drones.

The fire chief said the drones will be a great tool for the department.

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