PHOTOS: Fire Company Uses Purple Fire Truck to Acknowledge Domestic Violence

The Newburg Fire Company in Logan Township is utilizing a purple fire truck to raise awareness of Domestic Violence this month. The truck is used for parades and public events, but is no longer used to fight fires.

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Logan Township Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
The Logan Township Fire Department is raising awareness about Domestic Violence by showing off their purple fire truck, which is the color that represents Domestic Violence.
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Logan Towship Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
The truck made a stop at Saxton Fire Company.
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Logan Township Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
The truck is used in parades and other public events to raise awareness, but is not used to fight fires.
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Logan Township Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
Although many people know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it is also a month to raise awareness about Domestic Violence.
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Logan Township Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
Although there are other purple firetrucks, according to WJAC-TV, this firetruck is the only one painted purple for the purpose of raising awareness about Domestic Violence.
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Logan Township Firefighters Against Domestic Violence Facebook Page
Altoona Fire Department donated the truck to the volunteer company in 2012.
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