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Ohio drill has 'radioactive' plane crash into soccer tournament

During exercise, investigators suspected terrorist attack, but that information was not included on emergency preparedness Twitter feed

By Pamela Engel
The Columbus Dispatch

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus first responders and government agencies must be prepared for anything — including a radioactive plane crash in the middle of a soccer tournament.

As part of a scenario designed to test the preparedness of Columbus agencies, about a dozen volunteer "victims" spread out around the smoldering front end of a small plane at Bolton Field yesterday.

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