On Wednesday afternoon, the Permian Strategic Partnership and Permian Road Safety Coalition kicked off its $1.1 million First Responder Life-Saving Equipment Initiative.

The initiative began with a donation to the Northeast Midland Volunteer Fire Department. The donated kit included Jaws of Life, portable lighting, electronic road flares, gloves, face shield, H2S gas monitor and its respective charger.

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