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Newton Fire Hosts Drill

By CAPTAIN PHIL MCCULLY, Correspondent | October 25, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 102521121

In late September, Newton Fire hosted a drill with Waltham fire, Weston Fire, Fallon Ambulance and Keolis/MBTA for a large scale incident. The drill had a simulated fire/derailment and crews had to triage over 60 different victims with various injuries. Members then practiced removing a training manikin from the double decker car.

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