Horseshoe Bend School Hosts Hazmat Exercise for Boise County

Horseshoe Bend -- This drill required cooperation between multiple organizations including: Boise Fire Department, Boise Hazmat, the 101st Airborne, Sheriff Kaczmarek, our school SRO Robert Hastie, Boise County Emergency Services, the Boise County EOC's, the HSB EMS, and Carter Duke who represented our local Fire Department. A special award for acting goes to our "patients" Brooke Pratt, Sydney Pratt, Hank Ralls, Lindsey Kennedy, Ciara Drake, and Saige Houston; they did a great job. We really appreciated the training opportunity that Dennis Chesnut provided by allowing this drill to occur on school property.
This Drill allowed our emergency services to practice how to respond in a Hazmat or mass casualty scenario. The focus was on patient triage, treatment and transport for the ambulance....

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