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Summer Weather / Heat Wave #1003919

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 02, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The extreme heat across the US introduced.

(Hockley, Texas: Janet Shamlian) The dangers of this deadly heat featured; details given about the death of Prestonwood Christian Academy football coach Wade McLain†† near Dallas and Atlanta high school football player Forrest Jones††’s heat stroke; map shown of states with excessive heat warnings. [Prestonwood Christian Academy pastor Jack GRAHAM†- comments on McLain’s death.] [University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dr. Paul PEPE†- says the majority of people with heat illnesses are the young and healthy.] [WOMAN – comments.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Shamlian, Janet
Duration:
00:02:20

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