Slippery job for a fireman

May. 13, 2013 @ 04:36 PM

Photo feature:

Chase Parrott and Kelley Whitehead (blue shirt) use diesel fuel and degreasers to remove the old layer of grease on the ladder truck at the Oxford Fire Department.

Each segment of the 95-foot ladder has to be meticulously cleaned and then re-greased and inspected as part of annual maintenance on the truck.