AN emergency evacuation drill at The Bridge yesterday had social media abuzz as curious residents speculated about the activity at the Port Elizabeth shopping centre.
Blank shots were fired as part of the mock crime at The Bridge at about 7.30am, with a "wounded" person being attended to by medical personnel.
The operation included The Bridge centre management and its security provider, Omega Risk Solutions, police, the fire department and Emergency Medical Services.
The Bridge spokeswoman Sonica van der Meulen said the drill was to prepare all parties responsible for the safety of tenants and the public. Drills were held regularly, she said.
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