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DAY AHEAD: Chippenham Hospital holding mass casualty drill

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Don't be alarmed if you see a lot of activity around Chippenham Hospital on Friday. It's part of a mass casualty drill. 

The drill will include the Richmond Fire Department, Richmond and Henrico Police bomb squads, Boy Scouts of America, Chesterfield Fire and EMS, Goochland Fire and EMS, several local rescue squads and 17 member hospitals from the Central Virginia Healthcare Coalition.

The drill will focus on critical transportation, situational assessment, communications, public health and medical service and on-scene security and protection.

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