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Wildfire Exercise Reinforces Importance of Partner Agencies and Ongoing Training

  • 5 August 2015
Wildfire Exercise Reinforces Importance of Partner Agencies and Ongoing Training
Wednesday's “Hot Potato” wildfire training exercise in Vail brought together over 60 participants from 18 agencies to test real-time emergency response and coordination between fire agencies, law enforcement and various support agencies. Coordinated by Vail Fire and Emergency Services, the exercise simulated a wildfire, a neighborhood evacuation scenario, a mock structure fire with injuries and public alerts. In addition, Vail Valley Medical Center exercised its emergency...
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