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Nightline: Firestorm #740800

ABC Special for Wednesday, Oct 29, 2003

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  • Live discussion between Ted Koppel (ABC) and International Association of Fire Fighters President Harold Schaitberger re: issues surrounding the Southern California wildfires and the situation for the many fire fighters working to control the blazes.
  • Taped segment with Mike Cerre (ABC), fire fighter Steve Hernandez, Captain Scott Howes of the US Forest Service, Chief Mike Apodaca of the US Forest Service, Fire Chief Randy Clawson, and fire fighter Justin Correll.
  • Taped segment with Brian Rooney (ABC), fire fighter Troy Lopez, and unidentified others.
  • Taped segment introduced by Ted Koppel (ABC) with Mike Cerre (ABC), sound engineer Patty Sharaf, cameraman Michael Brewer, and Judy Muller (ABC) re: the wildfires from the perspective of the reporters and news crews covering them.
  • Reporter(s):
    Cerre, Mike;
    Rooney, Brian

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