Free event lets kids touch large-scale disaster relief equipment

Annual Touch-A-Truck event Saturday at Orange Park Mall


ORANGE PARK, Fla. – Clay County held an annual event Saturday to showcase the equipment used in large-scale disaster response and recovery efforts.

The Clay Touch-A-Truck event was from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Sears parking lot at the Orange Park Mall. The event hosted a wide variety of vendors and agencies showed off everything from firetrucks to helicopters.

The event was free and the first two hours were noise-free, for those with sensitive ears.

Clay County All Hazard brochures were made available at the Clay County Emergency Management tent.