Video: Isabelle and Gary From Breezy Point

November 14, 2012

Disaster Alert: Plane crash in Mississippi

June 3, 2009

Disaster Alert

Mississippi – A single engine plane crashed in Hazlehurst, Copiah County yesterday. The Central Mississippi Chapter provided food and drinks  to first responders from an emergency response vehicle.  A mental health caseworker was also dispatched and is making contact with the families.

Disaster Alert: Explosion in Massachusetts

February 23, 2009

Disaster Alert

Massachusetts – An explosion destroyed one home, damaged six others, and prompted the evacuation of dozens additional homes in Bristol County on Feb. 19. The chapter opened a shelter with an overnight population of 40 and provided food and drinks to first responders.

Chapters Responding:

Disaster Alert: Oklahoma City Bomb Scare

January 22, 2009

Disaster Alert

Yesterday, the Red Cross responded to the following event:

According to the FEMA National Situation Update:

Disaster Alert: NY Aviation Incident

January 15, 2009

Disaster Alert

Today, a US Airways plane made an emergency landing in the Hudson River in New York. In situations like these, the Red Cross provides support to responders, passengers, families, and airlines as necessary when local officials ask for our help. Red Cross officials from New York and North Carolina are currently on the scene working with US Airways and local officials.

News reports indicate that family members can call 1-800-679-8215 for information on their loved ones.

Additional Information:


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