McLeansboro, IL city council agrees to purchase 11 AEDs

MCLEANSBORO, IL (KFVS) - The City of McLeansboro in Hamilton County, Illinois will soon receive 11 Automatic External Defibrillators.

The city council agreed to purchase the AEDs in a meeting that took place in August.

According to the McLeansboro Police Department, the AEDs will be located in city buildings, fire trucks and police cars.

Officers said it is a great step to protecting citizens ans city employees.

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