Ft. Benning testing first responders’ readiness skills

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - First responders' readiness skills will be put to the test today on Fort Benning.

An annual emergency response exercise is scheduled to happen today on post.

This means that an increased number of crews will be out all day practicing how they respond to situations.

Those on post are likely to see military police and more in the areas of Martin Army Community Hospital as well as McGinnis-Wickham Hall.

This is only a drill.

The exercise is expected to wrap up by 3:00 p.m.

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