A mass casualty simulation event will take place on the campus of NCMC Barton
On Saturday, September 17, Grundy County emergency responders will hone their skills in a mock emergency at the NCMC Barton campus.
These emergency drills allow first responders to practice their skills in the event of a mass casualty event.
The public is advised not to be alarmed by seeing a large number of emergency response equipment in and near the Barton campus and Wright Memorial Hospital on Saturday morning.
Those participating in the emergency drill include Wright Memorial Hospital, Wright Memorial Physicians Group, Grundy County Emergency Management, Grundy County Ambulance, Grundy County Sheriff’s Department, Dept. Grundy County Rural Fire Department, Grundy County Health Department, Trenton Fire Department, Trenton Police Department, Spickard Fire, Galt Fire, Laredo Fire, City of Trenton and TMU, the North Central Missouri Amateur Radio Club, North Central Missouri College, and the Grundy County Emergency Response Team.
Additional assistance is provided by Buchanan County Emergency Management, Caldwell County Emergency Management, and the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency.