NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – If you live around the GE Hitachi plant in Castle Hayne you may hear warning sirens and see emergency vehicles in the area tomorrow.
The GE Hitachi plant is conducting an emergency preparedness exercise Wednesday.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission inspectors will be on site to observe the test to ensure the required steps are taken in an emergency situation. Local first responders will be involved in the test, meaning that you may see an increase of active emergency vehicles in the area.
The plant will also be testing the audible warning system at the site. Area residents are keep in mind that this is a test, and only a test.
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