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New Zealand / Earthquake #979519

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 03, 2010
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(Studio: Erica Hill) A powerful earthquake in New Zealand reported; map shown.

(Los Angeles: Ben Tracy) The impact of the quake on Christchurch reviewed; scenes shown of damaged buildings, flooding from broken water pipes, people huddled in the street; statistics on the power outage and earthquakes in New Zealand cited. [WOMAN; via Skype, Christchurch resident Camille STROWGER†– describe what happened.] [California Institute of Technology seismologist Kate HUTTON†- explains why there wasn’t more damage.]

Hill, Erica;
Tracy, Ben

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