NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013
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(Hawthorne, Nevada: Miguel Almaguer) The deaths of 7 Marines after a mortar explosion during training at the Hawthorne Army Depot in Nevada reviewed; scenes shown from the site; video shown of how the mortars are used. [Brig. Gen. James LUKEMAN- says every loss of life is heartbreaking.] [NBC News military analyst retired Col. Jack JACOBS- notes the number of casualties indicates there were other gun crews and trainees nearby.] [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – says it’s a tragedy.]
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