The Port Authority held full-scale emergency drillÂ exercise at Newark Liberty International Airport Saturday morning.
The agency simulated an accident between a passenger jetÂ and a cargo plane that included injuries and smoky conditions.
Regular flight traffic was not affected during theÂ exercise that was visible at the airport and to motorists on the New JerseyÂ Turnpike and Routes 1 & 9.
The drill included members of the PA Police Dept., EWRÂ airport staff, PA Office of Emergency Management, the Newark and Elizabeth FireÂ and Police Departments, New Jersey State Police, U.S. Customs and BorderÂ Protection, FBI, U.S. Transportation Security Administration, the Centers forÂ Disease Control and Prevention, the Red Cross and other agencies.
Source: Fox 5 NY