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Greensburg, Kansas / Tornado #868666

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 08, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Satellite views of Greensburg, Kansas, before and after the tornado shown.

(Greensburg: Hari Sreenivasan) Survival and sacrifice in Greensburg presented; scenes shown of the wrecked police car in which officer Robert Tim Buckman†† died while on duty during the storm. [Stafford County Undersheriff Rob MURROW†, Macksville police Chief Troy WRIGHT†- comment on Buckman.] [Survivor Kelsey SCHROTH†, HUSBAND – comment on her being rescued with her baby by neighbor Dennis McKinney††.] [WOMAN – comments on finding family treasures.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Sreenivasan, Hari
Duration:
00:02:30

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