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Mass Casualty Drill On Same Day As Waco Explosion

North Hills Hospital is proud to be hosting one of the largest emergency preparedness drills ever held in the state of Texas this week. We will be partnering with the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council (NCTTRAC) and first responders from throughout North Texas to test our equipment and processes so that when a real disaster happens, we’re all ready to respond.

This drill is even timelier in the wake of the bombings at Monday’s Boston Marathon. Our prayers go out to the victims involved, and we are proud of the first responders – EMS, fire, police, race workers, and hospital staff - who so bravely cared for the injured.

If you live near North Hills Hospital, you will see a lot of activity in our parking lots over the next three days as the NCTTRAC sets up a mobile 140-bed hospital, along with dozens of ambulances, several AMBUS (multi-patient ambulances), and helicopters. This is only a drill and will simulate a hospital evacuation, something that might be necessary in the event of a tornado, hurricane, earthquake, or prolonged power failure.

This hospital is only 81 miles from West, Texas where the fertilizer plant explosion occured and mass casualties have happened

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Did you know that Kim Jong Un threatened he would nuke Austin, Texas in the same week that this occurred? Did you know that Austin, Texas is in the same state as West, Texas? And they're both technically Central Texas!!

This was actually a Nukular Missile(TM) from North Korea. You can see what looks like the missile going backwards out of the burning factory on the video!!! OMG!!! Total cover-up!!!


That hospital is on the

That hospital is on the F-ing! COMPLETE NORTH SIDE OF DALLAS, no where near West.

Southern Agrarian

Given drills on the same day as various events

(maybe including Boston, unconfirmed but to go by the coach's account), I think it was valid to at least point this out. Whether any or all were merely coincidences, it's something that's been noted enough, here at the DP and elsewhere. Why such hostility? And while you say that this drill was nowhere near where the fertilizer plant explosion happened, it was apparently close enough so that, according to the hospital, the drill was cancelled so resources could be diverted. http://northhillshospital.wordpress.com/2013/04/16/this-is-o...

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