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ALBERT LEA, Minnesota - A southern Minnesota Fire Department is opening it's doors to the public, all in the name of fire safety awareness.
The Albert Lea Fire Department held their annual fire prevention week open house.
Folks got to tour the trucks, try on some equipment and even test out the fire hoses.
There were several demonstrations including a water rescue.
It’s all in an effort to keep people informed about fire safety.
"We've spent the last couple of weeks now doing a lot of school visits and things like pre schools, kindergartens, 1st grades and this is kind of the culmination of all that, fire safety awareness every year that we go through,” says Shift Captain, Mark Light.
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