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Grand County EMS plans emergency response exercise in Tabernash

The Grand County Office of Emergency Management will be conducting a multi-agency emergency response training on Saturday, Sept. 27.

The training will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Tabernash at Union Pacific’s private railway crossing at the corner of County Roads 823 and 8241.

Emergency personnel and equipment will be visible during the exercise. The training is intended to test emergency response and coordination during a simulated mass-casualty incident involving a hazardous material.


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