By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NEW BEAVER, Pa. (KDKA) – On Sunday, fire departments in Beaver and Lawrence counties came together to help one of their own.

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Kevin Peters was the chief at the New Beaver Borough Volunteer Fire Department for more than 20 years and was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

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Unfortunately, it has since spread to his liver.

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The communities held a fundraiser to help Peters manage the expenses as he continues his battle with cancer.