US Marines And New York Fire Fighters Take Part In Chemical Incident Drill In Penn Station

US Marines And New York Fire Fighters Take Part In Chemical Incident Drill In Penn Station

NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 22: A mock victim is helped by emergency personnel into a decontamination tent during a biological preparedness drill being led by members of the Chemical Biological Incident Response Force (CBIRF) a unit in the United States Marine Corps at Penn Station during the early morning hours on September 22, 2012 in New York City. The Chemical Biological Incident Response Force is the only active dusty military unit dedicated to consequence management in a contaminated environment. As part of the exercise US Marine Corps, US Navy Corpsmen, NYPD, FDNY and OEM staged a full-scale disaster simulating a biochemical detonation on the train tracks at Penn Station. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

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