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KCBS In Depth: SFFD Chief Joanne Hayes-White On Asiana Crash & More

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SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White speaks about the rescue effort of Asiana Flight 214, which crash landed at SFO International Airport this past July and what kind of improvements are being discussed in her department.

While the tragedy claimed three lives, one of which was a teenage girl run over by a fire truck after initially surviving the wreck, she says that the response by emergency workers was phenomenal and that it’s a situation not many will see in their entire careers.

Note: this interview takes place before last week’s NTSB hearings where it was revealed that the teenager was run over by two emergency vehicles that day on the runway.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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