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Horry County Fire Rescue engines expected arrival by September

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Fire Rescue crews have purchased 13 new fire trucks. These trucks are expected to be delivered by the end of September. 

Crews inspected the fire trucks and found a few things that need to be fixed, but the chief says he expected a few things that would need corrected.

Some of the trucks they're replacing are more than 25 years old and it was hard to find parts for them and unsafe.

County Council also approved a HCFR training center, the current building is old and needs updated.

Katrina Helmer will be live discussing improvements and upgrades for Horry County Fire Rescue, also what needs to be done with the old fire trucks.

Stay tuned at 5 a.m. and 6 a.m.

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