GRAFTON—The Grafton Fire Department prides itself on being able to serve the community in various ways. One of the countless ways they are working to save lives is with the addition of their dive trailer.
According to Grafton Fire Chief Dave
“This team responds to any emergency where divers are required, not just in our county, but in surrounding counties, as well,” explained
Taylor County has 11 divers that are certified in SCUBA, the acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus, used by the divers to breath underwater.
“The dive team is also on a call-out list with the West Virginia Office of Emergency Management,” shared
After being in operation for 6 years, the dive trailer has gotten a facelift.
“We thought it was time to draw some attention to the services we provide,” explained
“I’m really excited for how it turned out. I think it looks great,” expressed