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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The desperate situation with the wildfires in Colorado and the evacuation of the Air Force Academy reviewed; photos shown.

(Colorado Springs: Miguel Almaguer) The epic firestorm in Colorado updated; scenes shown of burning homes near Colorado Springs, evacuating traffic, aircraft dropping retardant. [Incident commander Rich HARVEY†, Colorado Springs Mayor Steve BACH†, Governor John HICKENLOOPER†, Air Force pilot Robert FAIRBANKS - comment.] [Residents Scott LEISTER‡, Sara SAFFERNICK‡, Jean CUCHIARO††- react.] President Obama’s plan to tour the destruction zone noted.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(No location given: Kristen Dahlgren) The stories from the evacuees presented; scenes shown of families and pets, the traffic. [Evacuees Bobby ROMERO‡, Dede ROHRER†, Kessi NEWMAN†, PEOPLE – comment.]

Williams, Brian;
Almaguer, Miguel;
Dahlgren, Kristen

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