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Traffic Crash Training Offered By Aurora Fire Dept.

Posted On June 25, 2014

By Mike Perleberg

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A semi truck caught fire and shut down U.S. 50 in Aurora in August of 2012. A training session on Saturday, June 28 will train local first responders in handling such incidents well.
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(Aurora, Ind.) – Tri-state area police, firefighters, EMTs, and other first responders are invited to a training opportunity hosted by the Aurora Fire Department.

The Traffic Incident Management Responder Training session will take place at the Aurora Fire Department on Saturday, June 28 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. To register, please email afr501@hotmail.com.

The training is provided by the Federal Highway Administration in partnership with the Indiana Traffic Incident Management Effort.

Food will be provided to those participating in the training session.

According to the announcement from Aurora Fire Department, clearing incident scene quickly with a well-coordinated, multi-disciplinary team of first responders and transportation personnel is an important means of reducing the risk of secondary crashes and congestion delays.