Fire hose facts for kids

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A set of fire hoses in a fire truck

A fire hose is a big flexible tube that is easy to bend. It is used to bring water from a pump to put on a fire at a high intensity. Because the water is under high pressure, all fire hoses must be very strong. They come in several sizes.

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