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Myrtle Beach Fire Department equipment grants approved

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The City of Myrtle Beach requested grant approvals to purchase fire equipment that would benefit Hazmat and Search and Rescue Teams. The grants were passed from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division Office of Homeland Security. 

According to Mark Kruea with the City of Myrtle Beach, $59,000 was approved for the purchase of equipment to aid the Pee Dee Regional Hazmat Team. 

Additionally, $69,500 was passed for the Myrtle Beach Fire Department equipment to aid the Pee Dee Regional Collapse Search and Rescue Team

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