NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 08, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The revision of the death toll at Ground Zero in the September 11 attack on America to 2,893 reported.
(New York: Robert Bazell) Growing numbers of New York firefighters and other recovery workers at Ground Zero who are becoming ill with lung problems examined. [Firefighter Vinny FORES - says he has shortness of breath and a cough.] [New York City Fire Department Dr. David PREZANT - says the firefighters are facing serious medical problems; says particulate matter does damage to the lungs; describes symptoms of lung problems.]
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