PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Tropical Storm Isaias pummels East Coast

Clip: 08/04/2020 | 5m 53s Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Tuesday, Tropical Storm Isaias sped up the East Coast of the U.S., leaving a trail of damage. The storm was downgraded after coming ashore as a hurricane in North Carolina but spun off a deadly tornado and caused flash flooding. Also, firefighters in Southern California spent another day battling a wildfire east of Los Angeles. Authorities said it was originally sparked by a car.

Aired: 08/04/20

Rating: NR

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