Sevin Bullwinkle/staff photographer
From left Zack Staten, 15, of Port St. Lucie, John Martinez, 11, of Fort Pierce, Landall Brown, 16, of Vero Beach, Christian Downs,15, of Fort Pierce, and, on the board, Adrian Scott, 11, of Vero Beach, as they learn to a carry a wounded person to safety.
The Treasure Coast District, Boy Scouts of America, conducted an Emergency Response exercise at the Treasure Coast Public Safety Complex at the Indian River State College on Saturday, Sept. 21. The drill was conducted by the Fire Academy and Emergency Management Department which donated their time and skills to guide the participants in all aspects of emergency preparedness, first aid, and fire safety. Registered Boy Scout Merit Badge instructors were on hand to help the staff, and certify the skills for scout credit.