A Ladder Truck is an aerial apparatus that has a 100' ladder in addition to a large cache or rescue, ventilation, salvage and overhaul equipment. Our truck company is staffed with four highly trained Firefighters including a Captain, and Engineer and two Firefighter Paramedics.
Escondido Fire Department has one front line Ladder Truck and one reserve Ladder Truck, both housed at Station #1 (Quince) . Truck 131 was built in 2015
Truck 131R (reserve) was refurbished built in 1997 and completely refurbished in 2020