NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 22, 2003
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.
(Washington: Lisa Myers) The investigation into the cause of the blackout in the Northeast reviewed; details given about a possible connection between the power outage and a tree-trimming crew working near a transmission line that failed near Cleveland. [Walton Hills, Ohio, police department Sgt. Det. Gary RHINES – describes calls to the police department about an explosion.] [Cambridge Energy Research Association Lawrence MAKOVICH††- questions how a small event could cascade across such a large area.]
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