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Shooter drill at ER

DANVILLE BOYLE COUNTY

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

News Release

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, in partnership with the Boyle County Sheriff’s Department, City of Danville Police and Fire departments, Boyle County Emergency Medical Services and Danville/Boyle County Emergency Management, will be conducting an exercise involving the scenario of an active shooter in the hospital emergency room at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3. This exercise will test all agencies involved in dealing with this type of an incident.

This threat, as we all are aware, is a real one and it is only a matter of time before some type of incident will occur involving an active shooter.

This will only be an exercise.