Emergency drill staged on CTA

June 17, 2010 (CHICAGO)

Early Thursday morning, the staged disaster drill played out at 15th and Clark. The drill included a mock contamination requiring police, firefighters, search and rescue nd hazardous material teams.

A series of drills has been held since Sunday in the city and suburbs. They will test the response of more than 50 local, state, federal and private agencies.

Chopper 7 HD was also over the scene of a simulated chemical explosion at the Nalco plant in the 6200-block of West 66th Place in Chicago.

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