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CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 12, 2016
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The deadly flooding in Louisiana, Mississippi & Alabama introduced.

(Amite City, Louisiana: Omar Villafranca) The impact of the floods in Louisiana featured; scenes shown of floodwaters in Tangipahoa Parish and Baton Rouge, water rescues. [WOMAN – comments.] [Baton Rouge resident Vernon DRUMMOND††- comments on the death of his friend.] [Amite City resident Jordan TEMPLE††- comments on rescuing a man from his car.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley, Lonnie Quinn) The weather system causing the floods featured; satellite images/maps shown.

Pelley, Scott;
Villafranca, Omar;
Lonnie, Scott Pelley,

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