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Ft. Benning holds Force Protection Training Exercise

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COLUMBUS, Ga. - Fort Benning officials held the annual Force Protection Exercise Training all day Tuesday. The training is designed to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the Force Protection program. Responders practiced an engulfed vehicle situation. they were working on their ability to respond, make calls, asses the situation and make movements that are necessary for the life and safety of the installation.

"Obviously as a first responder, our responsibility's are to the community and to the life and safety of the community at large," said Lt. Col Jason Czar, emergency services director.

After the training exercise, responders work to improve shortcomings, response times and live saving capabilities throughout the year. Czar says the training went exceptionally well.

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