First responders participating in emergency extrication training

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CHAMPAIGN - 1Collision Network officials say they are hosting an emergency extrication training event for first responders in Champaign on October 3.

The training program is scheduled to begin 6:30 p.m., with participants learning new techniques to help retrieve victims from vehicles.  Officials say the first responders will be training in full gear, and will practice the techniques on late-model hybrid Audi vehicles.

This event is one of three being hosted by 1Collision Network this month, with the other two taking place in Arlington Heights and Palos Heights on October 4 and 6, respectively.

For more information on 1Collision Network, click here

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