Longview Emergency Team Headed To Beaumont

An operations team from Longview is headed down to Beaumont to see if more can be done to help victims there. 17 members of the Longview fire departments "special operations" team are packing up emergency equipment and getting ready to head to the coast.

Specialists in e-m-t training, fire fighting, search and rescue and recovery, The team will fill the gaps for necessary emergency personal needed to take 9-1-1 calls and fire calls.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.  bhallmark@kltv.com