GNV holds emergency drill exercise to resemble a potential real-life crisis

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GAINESVILLE, Fla., (WCJB) --- Every three years Gainesville Regional Airport is required by the Federal Aviation Administration to perform a drill resembling a potential real-life crisis.

There were 18 local and federal agencies involved and the goal was to make the simulated plane crash appear as real as possible.

EMT students with Santa Fe college got to experience what it's like to respond to a mass casualty incident. They learned from the professionals as they got to play the victims.