Search the Archive

West Virginia / Chemical Spill #1087693

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 10, 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.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Charleston, West Virginia: Chip Reid) The contamination of the water in West Virginia after a chemical spill into the Elk River featured; scenes shown of people at water distribution sites; details given about the leak from a Freedom Industries tank. [Resident Stephanie KEATON‡- reacts.] [Freedom Industries president Gary SOUTHERN††- comments on the uncertainty about the volume.] [West Virginia American Water president Jeff McINTYRE††- says it’s in the distribution system.] The Justice Department’s investigation mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Reid, Chip
Duration:
00:02:00

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.