HUTCHESON MEDICAL CENTER HAS DONATED THEIR OLD AMBULANCE FLEET TO AREA COUNTIES FOR THEIR USE. THE HOSPITAL CEASED PROVIDING AMBULANCE SERVICE TO THE TRI-COUNTY AREA AT THE END OF 2008… SAYING THEIR FLEET WAS AGING AND IN NEED OF REPLACEMENT.  WALKER COUNTY WILL GET FOUR OF THE UNITS…. BRINGING ITS TOTAL FLEET TO NINE AMBULANCES IN OPERATION. NORTHWESTERN TECH WILL ALSO GET A FORMER HUTCHISON AMBULANCE FOR TRAINING PURPOSES.

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