An earthquake rocks the area, leaving a path of destruction that includes toppled structures, fires, and a mass casualty, all of which emergency teams must contend with and treat.

This very real-word scenario was all part of the hands-on culmination of the training of the recent Matanuska Susitna Borough Community Emergency Responder Team (CERT) training class. It was the last hurdle students needed to tackle before graduating and becoming FEMA-trained CERT members.

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