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Disaster training drill at airport

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Training for the worst in hopes that it never happens.

That’s the objective of the tri-annual “Live Disaster Drill” that happened this morning at Bishop International Airport.

The drill began with a false alarm about a plane in trouble.

Different organizations, including local fire departments, police departments, paramedics and the American Red Cross responded to a simulated plane on fire.

“Victims” were even taken to area hospitals for treatment.

>>Slideshow: Disaster drill training<<

A similar drill took place yesterday in Saginaw County. Click here for video and pictures.

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