Albany FD gets tool to battle oil fires

ALBANY, NY (NEWS 10) – There is a new tool in the fire department’s arsenal to fight potential oil fires.

The new foam truck can be used by the department and hazardous waste teams in the event of an oil train fire.

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced earlier this year that 19 trailers would be deployed across the state.

In the Capital Region, Amsterdam and Saratoga Springs will also be getting trailers.

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