Fire Truck Involved in Crash

Knoxville (WVLT) - Minor damage to a Knoxville Fire Department truck, after it made slight contact with a duelie-pickup hauling a Winnebago on Chapman Highway Wednesday afternoon.

Squad 19 was en route to an accident call at the time.

KFD had to repair the ladder rack on the squad, and it was back in service by 5:00 p.m.

Repairs will cost a few hundred dollars.

No one was injured in the accident.

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