Pueblo County Mass Casualty Exercise
Pueblo County Fire Chiefs conducted a mass casualty exercise at Giodone’s outdoor concert area, 23344 E. Hwy. 50, on August 18th, 2022. First responders from across the county responded to a simulated explosion at the venue with numerous injuries. Crews engaged in triage, treatment, and transport. The exercise was designed to test the Pueblo County Mass Casualty Incident plan that was created in 2019 by the Pueblo County Fire Chiefs. The exercise was evaluated by state and county officials.
Units on Scene:
Pueblo Rural Fire Protection District: Chief 701, Engine 731, Engine 732 & HazMat 2
Pueblo Fire Department: Chief 3, Engine 33 & Squad 81
Pueblo West Fire Department: Chief 805 & Medic 813
Pueblo Chemical Depot Fire Department: Medic 1211
Pueblo County Sheriff Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) Fire Team: Engine 131, Delta 27, and other command staff.
Rye Fire Protection District: Medic 211
West Park Fire Department: Engine 532
American Medical Response: Supervisor 600, Medic 614, Medic 618 & Medic 621
Flight for Life: Medic 610 & Lifeguard 4
UC Health: Lifeline 5