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Entire island serviced by just 5 ambulances

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - The Guam Fire Department is currently operating with only five ambulances for the entire island. Agency spokesperson Captain Andy Arceo confirms medics are stationed in Agat, Inarajan, Barrigada, Yigo and Tamuning.

While five are currently online, four are being repaired by mechanics as there is money available for parts and labor.  Captain Arceo says the rest of the fire department's fleet of medics either have major repair issues or there are no parts to bring them back online.

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