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Nevada learns about mass-casualty response

Two days after an apparent terrorist attack stunned Boston and the nation, professionals gathered in Carson City to learn about operating a family-assistance center in the wake of a mass-fatality incident here. Such incidents range from the natural ­— deadly floods, fires, earthquakes and catastrophic storms — to the heinous, such as bombings. A family-assistance center was set up in the wake of the 2011 Reno Air Races crash, in which 11 died and 69 were injured, including the pilot. A modified P-51D Mustang crashed on the tarmac near the box seating. “It’s all about information flow,” Dr. Grady Bray …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 18, 2013 01:06AM Published Apr 18, 2013 01:17AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.