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WAMC New York News
Wed June 8, 2005
Hospitals Test Anthrax Readiness
By Hank Gross
Valhalla, NY – Staff from 28 hospitals in the seven county Hudson Valley region yesterday tested their readiness abilities with an anthrax drill. The scenario involved a fictional extremist group's intentional release of anthrax spores within the New York City regional mass transit system and commuters unknowingly carrying the illness to their hometowns. WAMC's Hank Gross reports.