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Firefighters host Toys for Tots toy drive

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The toy drive goes until 4 pm Saturday. The toy drive goes until 4 pm Saturday.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

On Saturday, Spokane County Fire District 8, the Spokane Valley Fire Department and the Firefighters Union teamed up with Albertson's for a toy drive. The third annual toy drive is held in memory of two high school students who died in a car wreck  in 2013.

James Smock, a firefighter and paramedic with Fire District 8, spoke with KHQ's Max Casto about the toy drive.

After McKenzie Mott and Josie Frier died three years ago, firefighters team up to raise money and collect toys in their names. This year Marines with Toys for Tots were helping fill a truck at the Albertson's on 32nd and Pines

The toy drive goes until 4 p.m. Saturday, but if you're not able to make it out to the store, you can take any unwrapped new toys to any fire station in the area. Albertson's will also have drop boxes. Any toy dropped off with be donated in the memory of McKenzie and Josie. 

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