Bristol prepped for 'mass casualty'

Posted 7/2/14

Going into the Fourth of July celebration, police, fire and rescue personnel have to consider the "what ifs" as up to 200,000 visitors descend on a town equipped to handle the needs of its 23,000 residents.

Borrowing a line often used by …

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