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Puerto Rico / Hurricane Maria / Power Crisis #1117743

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 09, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) A major power failure in Puerto Rico two months after Hurricane Maria featured; scenes shown from the anchor's visit two weeks after the hurricane to san Juan, Puerto Rico, in a building without electricity where Lizbeth Delgado††'s parents suffered; details given about the offer from Texans Angel & Patsy Gomez to fly the family to the US for care. [At New York airport, GOMEZ, DELGADO - comment on helping.] A statement from the Montana power company Whitefish Energy about this outage quoted.
Muir, David

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