Emergency preparedness drills held in Valley Stream

The Community Emergency Response Team gathered in Valley Stream to prepare for natural disasters and mass casualty situations. (9/22/13)

VALLEY STREAM - Long Island authorities and volunteers gathered for emergency preparedness drills today.

The Community Emergency Response Team gathered in Valley Stream to prepare for natural disasters and mass casualty situations.

Authorities simulated a hurricane and building collapse. They also taught volunteers how to conduct a search in a home or building.

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