PASCO, WA - The Pasco School District will conduct an emergency response drill at Ochoa Middle School on March 26th.
The drill will be conducted with help from the Pasco Police Department, Pasco Fire Department, Franklin County Sheriff Department and Franklin County Emergency Management.
On the morning of March 26th, residents that live near the school will see several police and fire vehicles, as well as media outlets, on or near the campus as local first responders work with PSD to run through the emergency response drill.
The drill will be over for students in time for lunch, however first responders will remain on scene most of the day running additional training scenarios in areas of the building unoccupied by students.
Tri-City Young Marines will be assisting first responders with the afternoon drills.