RIPR News
3:29 pm
Fri September 14, 2001

Regions Doctors Help in New York

Nine medical personnel from the naval station in Newport are in New York to help out following tuesday's attack.

They join 21 doctors, nurses and red cross volunteers from the Rhode Island disaster medical assistance team who arrived in Manhattan yesterday.

Firefighters from Warwick, Pawtucket, Bristol, Newport and other cities have been either called to New York or are waiting on standby. Yesterday 13 firemen from East Providence left for the City.