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Hundreds evacuated in disaster drill in El Dorado Hills

Capital Region - Disaster Drills
More than 300 fire, police, and emergency personnel are taking part in the drill.

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. (KCRA) —On Saturday, hundreds of residents in El Dorado Hills received a reverse 9-1-1 call to evacuate their homes for a disaster drill.

They were told their homes were being threatened by a fast moving wildfire.

El Dorado Hills fire chief Dave Roberts said the training exercise will teach residents to evacuate quickly and orderly in a real emergency.

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