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SOPHIA - Students in southern West Virginia who are getting ready for prom had an enlightening experience on Thursday, May 1.

A mock disaster was held at Independence High School on Raleigh County as a part of the prom promise program.  The disaster highlights the dangers of drinking and driving.  First responders including police, EMTs and firefighters treated the accident as a real incident. They demonstrated the various equipment that is used to save lives.