Benton County first responders receive PPE supplies


FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Benton County healthcare workers received a shipment of personal protective equipment (PPE).

Today, Michael Waddle with Benton County Emergency Management distributed PPE to county departments.

Waddle picked up that PPE shipment in Little Rock on Friday.

That gear is from the nation’s stockpile.

Supplies were divided in three ways and distributed to first responders, hospitals, and private practices.

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