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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Port Fourchon, Louisiana: Ron Mott) An explosion on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico featured; photos and scenes of the flames, the Deep Water Horizon rig, which is owned by Transocean, survivors being airlifted and family members shown; map of rigs in the Gulf shown. [Coast Guard R/Adm. Mary LANDRY- comments on searching for the missing.] [Transocean Adrien ROSE- comments.] [Rig worker’s DAUGHTER – reacts.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Mott, Ron
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