Northwest Fire to host family fire safety education event - Tucson News Now

Northwest Fire to host family fire safety education event

(Source: www.northwestfire.org) (Source: www.northwestfire.org)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Northwest Fire District welcomes kids and adults to attend the 18th annual Burn Buster Blast event this weekend to learn about the functions and operations of emergency response vehicles.

The free event on Sunday, April 27 at the Foothills Mall will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will include displays, demonstrations and safety information from multiple organizations.

Fire, law enforcement, health and other community organizations will have their displays inside the mall, which will include aero medical helicopters and fire and police vehicles.

The emergency response agencies and their equipment will be in the east parking lot, adjacent to the Kirkland Home store. 

More than 1,500 people attended last year's event.

For more information, visit the Northwest Fire District website at www.northwestfire.org.

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