Sherrills Ford-Terrell Fire Department operating new tow fish for safer water recovery missions

Sherrills Ford-Terrell Fire Department operating new tow fish for safer water recovery missions

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Sherrills Ford-Terrell Fire Department operating new tow fish for safer water recovery missions

CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) – New technology is transforming the way one local fire department is able to perform rescue and recovery missions in the water.

The Sherills Ford-Terrell Fire Department got a new and improved tow fish to work alongside their ROV, or Remote Operating Vehicle, robot.

“Putting out sonar beams at an angle and we can cover up to about 150 feet of coverage,” Fire Chief Rick Davis said….

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