December 14, 2005
Photo courtesy of TCRHHC
Tuba City's Community Emergency Response Team communitywide mock disaster drill simulated a tornado ripping through Kerley Valley and Tuba City Primary School. The drill is staged annually and encompasses several Tuba City agencies, including the Hopi villages of Upper and Lower Mungapi. This photo is of the staging area of a mock vehicle crash site at Highway 160 Rifle Range Road with (from left) Shannon Newland, TCRHHC employee, with several members of the Navajo Police Department and EMS Herman Butler.
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