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Explosion rocks nursing home
in mock terrorist attack

For more photos from the emergency drill CLICK HERE.

From the March 22, 2017 issue of
The Journal

By Richard Harris
   Terrorists threaten to hit healthcare facilities in the region and then an explosion rocks the local nursing home, killing and injuring residents. Afterwards a terrorist group claims responsibility and warns that it was only the first of many attacks.
   That was the basis of a real-time emergency exercise in Buena Vista last Thursday, as local emergency professionals and law enforcement officers responded to a mock explosion at Magnolia Manor of Marion County. It was designed to test ... The rest of the story.


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