Fort Bliss mass casualty exercise set for Sept. 11th
Fort Bliss — From Fort Bliss Garrison Public Affairs:
Exercise Iron Response 13 is scheduled on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This exercise will include use of the Robert E. Lee Gate.
Concurrently a MASCAL (mass casualty) exercise within the boundaries of the following streets on West Fort Bliss: Carter, Doniphan and Holbrook, and 1AD Units exercising increased highly visible security postures.
Motorists are encouraged to avoid these areas as traffic delays are expected. Area residents, spectators and those passing near the area should NOT be alarmed, the exercise may appear to be real however, it is ONLY an exercise.