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Earthquakes / Samoas and Sumatra #957916

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 01, 2009
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(Washington: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Padang, Indonesia: Ian Williams) The grim situation in Sumatra after a second earthquake featured; scenes shown from Padang of collapsed buildings, covered bodies, survivors being pulled from the rubble, rescue work at a wrecked school. [MAN – says everybody is frightened about a tsunami.] [MAN – talks about digging his mother out.] [Chief surgeon Dr. Hasril ZAHARI†- comments on the shortage of supplies.]

(Washington: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Apia, Samoa: Lee Cowan) The aftermath of the tsunami in Samoa and American Samoa reviewed; scenes shown of a memorial service, recovery and cleanup work, rubble, refrigerated containers where bodies are being kept, aid deliveries. [Lalomanu, Samoa, firefighter Tony HILL†- says people were sleeping at the time of the tsunami.] [MAN – comments on his friend who died.]

Williams, Brian;
Williams, Ian;
Cowan, Lee

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