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Residents of Savannah take part in disaster simulation drills

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Residents in the area took part in special training to become part of Chatham County's Community Emergency Response Team.

The 25 volunteers put their skills to the test, completing a 20 hour basic training course that included a disaster simulation drill, fire suppression, basic first aid, and light search and rescue.

The testing took three days to complete and was free to do. The volunteers trained their different techniques at various Southside fire stations. 

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