February 22, 2017 – The Fort Wayne Fire Department is placing three new fire engines into service this week.

Fire Station 9 on East Pontiac Street, Fire Station 10 on North Anthony Boulevard and Fire Station 11 on East Rudisill Boulevard are receiving the new engines.

The engines are 2017 Pierce Saber Pumpers with Cummins diesel engines, 750 gallon tanks and 1,250 gallon per minute pumps. The new rigs hold up to six firefighters, extrication equipment, ladders, hoses and medical supplies.