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First responders pull for a cure

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

The Charlotte Fire Department's Pink Lady Fire Truck was on display and ready to pull Sunday as 1st responders from Charlotte took part in the 2nd annual,"Pink Lady Fire Truck Pull."

This event was a cooperative effort between CMPD's "Cops 4 the Cure" and CFD's "Fight to Extinguish"- both aimed squarely at supporting those that are battling cancer and other life threatening diseases.

The teams comprised 8 people were able to compete in 3 different categories-all male, all female, or co-ed, with the objective of pulling the Pink Lady 100 feet with the fastest time.

Awards for best costume, most fundraising and team dog were awarded prizes. 


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