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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(West Virginia: David Muir) The desperate hours of the rescue efforts to reach the missing West Virginia coal miners featured; details given about methane making the air lethal & how a rescue inside the mine would work; virtual view of the drilling & of rescue chambers in the mine. [Governor Joe MANCHIN- talks about the situation.] [Mine Safety & Health Administration Kevin STRICKLIN- comments on the rescue chambers.] [Miner's cousin Krista BRYANT- comments.] The most recent citations at this mine noted.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Today's interview held with Stricklin about the mine. [STRICKLIN - comments on the three evacuations & the miners' concerns about methane according to Representative Nick Rahall; states we have not given up hope for the four miners though conditions look dire.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The safety citations on the day of the accident noted.
(Naoma, West Virginia: David Kerley) The concerns about mining examined. [Miner James SONGER- says they give a lot of violations.] [Miner's mother Tammy POWERS- says the mines are all we have.] [Former miner Chuck NELSON- worries about enforcement of the violations.]
- Sawyer, Diane;
- Muir, David;
- Kerley, David
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