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Alaska / Oil Rig #1039829

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 01, 2013
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(Studio: Anthony Mason) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Lee Cowan) The Coast Guard’s efforts to free Shell’s drilling rig Kulluk, which ran aground off Alaska, and prevent damage to the environment from a spill of diesel fuel and oil featured; scenes shown of the crew being evacuated; details given about opposition to exploration in Arctic waters. [On the phone, voice of Coast Guard Capt. Paul MEHLER†- notes the challenge from the Kulluk’s position on the rocks and the rough seas.]

Reporter(s):
Mason, Anthony;
Cowan, Lee
Duration:
00:01:50

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