Homeland Security holding decontamination drill at Sentara Norfolk

Photo: WAVY/Rico Bush
Photo: WAVY/Rico Bush

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Department of Homeland Security is wrapping up three days of crisis training at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with a decontamination drill.

Sentara officials say Homeland Security will use mannequins, water spray and have personnel in moon suits in moon suits.

Drills like this are done a couple of times a year, according to Sentara, but this is the first time they have partnered with Homeland Security.