CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 19, 2007
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(Charleston, South Carolina: Kelly Cobiella) The tragic death of nine firefighters in a furniture warehouse fire in Charleston, South Carolina, when the roof collapsed featured; scenes and animation shown of the fire; photos of the firemen shown. [Eyewitness Daniel SHAHID, fire Chief Rusty THOMAS, Mayor Joseph RILEY- describe what happened.] [DuBose Middle School assistant principal Brion RUTHERFORD, resident Lorraine HANCKEL- talk about the firemen.]
(San Francisco: John Blackstone) The risks of fighting fires featured; scenes shown of firefighters training in a drill and of the 1999 warehouse fire in Worcester, Massachusetts. [Society of Fire Protection Engineers Chris JELENEWICZ, San Francisco fire Department assistant deputy chief Tom SIRAGUSA- talk about the problems and dangers of fighting fires.]