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Hurricane Bertha #167498

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 13, 1996
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(Studio: Deborah Roberts) The damages from Hurricane Bertha along the Carolina coast reported; map shown; scenes shown from Smithfield, Virginia and Ocean City, MD.

(Wilmington, North Carolina: Karla Davis) The aftermath of Bertha featured; scenes shown of winds and rain and wreckage along the coast and inland. [Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) James Lee WITT, farmer Jerry WILLETS - comment on the damages.]

(Surf City, North Carolina: Mike von Fremd) The difficulties in Surf City, North Carolina, where residents confronted officials about access to their homes, featured; scenes shown.

(Studio: Deborah Roberts) Report introduced.

(No location given: Jerry King) The storm surge in the Northeast after Bertha left the Carolinas featured; scenes shown from Alexandria, Virginia, Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Ocean City, MD. [Several PEOPLE - comment.]

Davis, Karla;
King, Jerry;
Roberts, Deborah;
von Fremd, Mike

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