Earthquake and Tsunamis Strike Samoa

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At least 99 people reportedly have been killed in a massive tsunami, triggered by a powerful earthquake yesterday near the Samoan islands in the Pacific. Waves 15 to 20 feet high destroyed structures along the coastline of the capital city, Pago Pago. Betty Ah Soon is Public Information Officer for the American Samoa Office of Homeland Security.

Credits

Guest:
Betty Ah Soon - Public Information Officer, American Samoa Department of Homeland Security

Host:
Sara Terry

Producers:
Sonya Geis, Christian Bordal, Katie Cooper