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Des Moines, Iowa 50319

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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Friday, August 19, 2011

(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Join the World Record Breaking "Stop, Drop, & Roll" Event at the Iowa State Fair

Des Moines, IOWA --- The Office of the Iowa State Fire Marshal is gearing up for a world record-breaking event at the 2011 Iowa State Fair.  Join in the fun and be part of a moment in history! In order to break the record and promote fire safety, the State Fire Marshal wants you to join other fair-goers and simultaneously “Stop, Drop, & Roll" this Sunday at 2:00 PM.

WHAT: State Fire Marshal‘s “Stop, Drop, & Roll” World Record Breaking Event Stop, Drop & Roll
WHERE: Iowa State Fair Grand Concourse
WHEN: Sunday, August 21, 2011
  2:00 PM
  State Fire Marshal Ray Reynolds
  Gary Dolphin, Voice of the Iowa Hawkeyes, to Emcee
  University of Iowa Burn Center
  Sponsors – State Farm, Casey’s General Store, Mellow Yellow

The first 1500 articipants will receive a commemorative gift and our great sponsors have prizes to award!

Additional questions can be directed to State Fire Marshal Ray Reynolds at 515-725-6150 or PIO Jessica Lown at 515-208-7679.



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