PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Possible toxic spill deepens Florence disaster

Clip: 09/21/2018 | 4m 17s Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Friday, Duke Energy says surging water breached a dam at a closed power plant near Wilmington, North Carolina, and could be spilling toxic coal ash into the Cape Fear river. Also, Tanzanian officials say at least 136 people died when a ferry capsized and sank on Thursday.

Aired: 09/21/18

Rating: NR

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