Utility 5 is now in service

(C) 2018 Parsippany Focus

PARSIPPANY — The Officers and Members of Parsippany-Troy Hills Volunteer District 5 Fire Department announced that Utility 5 has officially been placed into service. Utility 5 is a 2018 Ford F-350 Diesel with an 8′ bed and 35 gallon diesel fuel cell.

Utility 5 will serve as an integral support response vehicle for large incidents, including Hazmat, Foam, and other emergencies where additional manpower or equipment may be needed.

According to reports the new Utility 5 cost $44,294.00.