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UT Tyler emergency responding drill to take place Monday

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(KYTX) - For people living around UT Tyler prepare to see  a lot of police and emergency crews Monday. But don't panic! It's only an exercise.

 
The university and city emergency crews will be testing their response to a potential armed intruder emergency on campus.
   
University representative say this run-through will show them if they have any holes in their safety protocol.

"The articular drill will involves an outside person coming onto campus, posing a threat to people on campus. and it will be confined to one or two buildings on campus." 

The university will post signs reminding people of the drill and  campus wide emails will  be sent. The exercise will last from 9 a.m. until noon.

 

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