Bomb threat drill prompts partial evacuation of SSH2:28 pm | September 18, 2013
A drill was conducted to test the readiness of Sycamore Shoals Hospital employees in the event of a bomb threat at about 1 p.m. today.
Mountain States Health Alliance Communications Manager Teresa Hicks confirmed that the drill was planned in advance.
The Elizabethton Police Department and Elizabethton Fire Department were on scene and a partial evacuation of the hospital was conducted.
For a full report, read tomorrow’s edition of the Star.