WKU Public Radio News Staff
Thu May 10, 2012
Fort Campbell Holding Emergency Training Exercise
Officials at Fort Campbell say an emergency management and anti-terrorism exercise is underway at the military post today. The annual event is testing Fort Campbell's security personnel and first responders, as well as support agreements with outside response organizations.
The 106,000 acre installation is located on the Kentucky/Tennessee state line. Officials say the training exercise is designed to strengthen the post's working relationships internally and with local partners. The goal is to better respond to emergency situations. Fort Campbell is the home of the 101st Airborne Division.