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FEMA to test Emergency Alert System nationwide

Original post made on Nov 8, 2011

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Communications Commission will take over television and radio Wednesday morning (Nov. 9) as part of the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System, FEMA said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 9:20 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Bob, a resident of North Whisman
on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:11 pm

If you have ever seen the movie Seven Days in May, you will understand.


Posted by willie, a resident of Sylvan Park
on Nov 8, 2011 at 11:13 pm

We live near the Americana and saw the Accident afterward just before the fire trucks arrived. Horrific scene it was handled well but it wa surreal. That was the first time I've ever seen anything like that.
It appeared that witnesses were waiting near the scene several people stopped. It is a very busy intersection 24/7.
It was dark I feel terrible for all involved.


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