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Nightline: Firestorm #740948

ABC Special for Thursday, Oct 30, 2003

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  • Live discussion between Ted Koppel (ABC) and California Professional Fire Fighters Union President Dan Terry re: issues surrounding the Southern California wildfires, including the state of fire fighters currently battling the blazes, and the grieving and rebuilding process for the people whose homes were destroyed by the fire.
  • Taped segment with Brian Rooney (ABC), Scott Lane of the California Department of Forestry, Big Bear Fire Department Chief Dana Van Luven, San Diego County Medical Examiner Dr. Glenn Wagner, and Cuyamaca Fire Department Chief Rob Balfour.
  • Taped segment with Judy Muller (ABC), residents Larry, Sandy, and Lacy Seador‡, and trauma psychologist Ellin Block.
  • Taped segment with Neal Karlinsky (ABC), Oakland residents Tom and Nancy Swerigen‡, Oakland resident Connie Hoseman‡, and unidentified others.
  • Reporter(s):
    Rooney, Brian;
    Muller, Judy;
    Karlinsky, Neal

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