TV Reporter, Cameraman Killed After Gunman Opens Fire in Virginia

Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, were killed in the field during a live news segment this morning in Moneta, Virginia.
1:40 | 08/26/15

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Transcript for TV Reporter, Cameraman Killed After Gunman Opens Fire in Virginia
Just think terrible situation unfolding right now in Virginia near Roanoke. That reporter and cameraman killed while on live TV a third person was also shot it was routine interview. Just before 7 AM eastern this bit is still a very fluid situation and as you said Georgia shooter. Still on the loose. New. ABC's Pierre Thomas who does have the latest. Morning Pierre. Good morning Robin it's unthinkable but TV reporter and her cameraman fatally shot as people at home were watching. It started out as a routine live shot on a morning show just hours ago he retained her him then shots rang out. And. WD BJ this CBS affiliate in Roanoke reporting. That the reporter Alison Parker just 24 years old was killed alongside her cameramen Adam ward. She was every. Thing and brighten up every room and spend and no matter. What was going on she was a positive. Person goes in the local TV station couldn't believe what they were seen the Franklin County area on lockdown. Police checking reports of others injured a manhunt now under way for unidentified suspect armed with a handgun. It's a fluid situation an intense effort underway to find a violent suspect who just murdered innocent people in cold blood. The reporters were for and just tweeted that Parker was the most radiant woman he's ever known and that he's quote no. Right now all of central Virginia is stunned.

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