Portsmouth FD purchases state-of-the-art fire truck

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Portsmouth Fire Department announced an exciting new addition to the crew yesterday.

The FD purchased a brand new 100′ Ascendent Mid-Mount Truck, which will be built by Pierce Manufacturing.

In a Facebook post, the department thanked the Portsmouth City Council, City Manager Dr. Patton, City Finance Department and Fleet Services for the new addition.

Here is the post: