ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 04, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Beth Nissen) Spread of oil slick from collapsed storage tank into Monongahela River near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to West Virginia and Ohio reported; details given, scenes shown. [EPA spokesperson Ray GERMANN - discusses problems with water supply.] Water shortages and restrictions in area detailed. [RESTAURATEUR - says will have to close soon.] Methods of combatting oil slick shown.
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