New fire rescue vehicle may be put to the test by Tropical Storm Imelda

The Cy-Fair Fire Department used lessons from Harvey to prepare for future flooding. The department pioneered the design of a re-outfitted military surplus vehicle. It has a hydraulic lift gate to help evacuate people who cannot walk, and ladders that help stranded people climb out of chest-high water.
Published: 6:25 PM CDT September 17, 2019
Updated: 6:25 PM CDT September 17, 2019