W.Va. & Va. to participate in earthquake drill

Local - 10/14/2013 8:44 AM
CHARLESTON - West Virginia and Virginia are set to participate in a multi-state earthquake drill this week.

The second annual Great Southeast ShakeOut was scheduled for Thursday at 10:17 a.m.  The West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety said the drill provided an opportunity to practice the recommended response to an earthquake.  The basic drill is to drop, take cover, and hold on.


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