Coggon Fire Department Receives New Grain Bin Rescue Tube

The Coggon Fire Department has received a grain bin rescue tube.

The department says this new piece of life-saving equipment was made possible by Nationwide. A trustee with their fire district, Alan Moorman, nominated the department.

The National Education Center of Agricultural Safety came to Coggon on Monday to present the fire department with the new rescue tube system, with their instructors bringing a state-of-the-art grain bin prop to train them how to properly using the system and Buffalo Bay Grain supplying the prop with corn for a realistic training in the fire department’s parking lot.

photos courtesy of Coggon Fire Department

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