Members of the 182nd Airlift Wing respond to Washington, Illinois Print
News Releases - Environment & Weather
Written by Illinois National Guard Public Affairs Office   
Monday, 18 November 2013 13:29

PEORIA, IL (11/17/2013)(readMedia)-- Ten firefighters and three vehicles assigned to the 182d Airlift Wing responded to Washington, Ill. to help with immediate search and recovery operations in the tornado damaged area.

The initial call for assistance came through the Mutual Aid Box Alert System (MABUS). The firefighters are trained in structural fire and building damage response and are assisting local firefighters on scene. No additional information is available at this time.