Firefighter hazmat training Monday-Wednesday in the River Arts District
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) —
Local firefighters begin hazmat training Monday, something that's necessary in dealing with potential disaster in Asheville's River Arts District.
The Norfolk-Southern Hazmat Safety Train will be here this week, with boxcars and tank cars set up as classrooms in the railyard.
There will be emergency response, rescue and hazmat scenarios.
Training exercises run Monday through Wednesday.