- Associated Press - Friday, July 11, 2014

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) - The Prince George’s County Office of Emergency Management is conducting a mass care and evacuation exercise.

The county is holding the exercise on Friday. It’s a collaborative effort among several agencies.

The exercise is designed to test the county’s ability to evacuate neighborhoods and shelter affected populations within the county.


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The county is testing two plans, one to provide shelter and another to evacuate residents.

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