NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Dallas: Ron Mott) The first Ebola case in the US updated; scenes shown from the Dallas hospital; photo shown of patient Thomas Duncan; details given of questions about the hospital’s handling of this case; map shown of Duncan’s route from Liberia. [Texas Governor Rick PERRY- says children are being monitored for signs of the disease.] [Parent Mike JOHNSON, Duncan’s NEIGHBOR – comment.] [Dallas Fire & Rescue Lt. Joel LAVENDAR- describes the procedure for dealing with a contagious patient.] [Texas Health Resources zone clinical leader Dr. Mark LESTER- comments on the lack of communication about Duncan’s travel from Africa.] [Liberian Community Assn. of DFW Alben TARTY- says we are praying for a nation.]
(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Monrovia, Liberia: Nancy Snyderman) Duncan’s condition when he left Africa and the transmission of Ebola reviewed. NOTE: Report ends abruptly due to technical glitch.