US TV journalists shot dead during live interview 

US TV journalists shot dead during live interview

Aug.26, Virginia: A TV reporter and cameraman were shot dead on Wednesday during a live broadcast in Virginia.

WDBJ7 TV reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were killed during an interview in Moneta, Bedford County, the TV station said. A manhunt is underway for the gunman who shot Parke and Ward.

Gun shots could be heard in the video footage taken on Wednesday by cameraman Ward before he dropped to the ground.

Parke was conducting an interview about tourism on Bridgewater Plaza in Franklin County before at least eight shots rang out. The woman being interviewed was also wounded in the attack.

The Oslo Times

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