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MD Army Civil Support Team Trains In Salisbury

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SALISBURY, Md. - From biological spills to threats of chemical warfare, our first responders are ready in case of an emergency thanks to training with the Army National Guard's Civil Support Team.

The men in camo stopped in Salisbury to prep responders on Wednesday, which included teaching them how to decontaminate a hazardous area.

"You don't want to just kick in a door and run in a facility that might have radiological materials or chemical materials and not know how to react," said Maj. Robert Busseau. "When you talk about a smaller community, you have less resources in the smaller communities to respond locally and that's where we come in."

The Civil Support Team has responded to four anthrax incidents over the last eight years.

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