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if you're in a car crash á you depend on first responders to get you to safety á maybe even save your life. today á the mason city fire department is doing a training exercise that will help them do just that. kimt news three's maleeha kamal was at that training. live she joins us now live in mason city á maleeha?xxx raquel i'm at the parking lot in back of the mason city fire department and as you can see this is some of the cars that were the extrications. i was told by that training like this helps first responders to be ready for emergencys whenever they happen.xxx when a crash happens time is of the esscence. the mason city fire department is praticing how to get crash victims out of a car. training that will help them save lives. " one of the more common calls that we are called to are car accidents. in care accidents sometimes people are trapped and we need to have special equipment to get them out. we want to do that fast and efficient for patient care."/// nine cars and one semi were used in today's training exercise. live in mason cityá maleeha kamal kimt news 3./// the department will be starting driver training at the end of the month./// a major step forward