Compilation of live shots by reporter Marissa Parra in 2016. Marissa is currently the lead nightside reporter at WSET, the ABC station in Lynchburg, Virginia. Live shots range from breaking news to wildfires to vice-presidential debates from the heart of Virginia.
In May of 2013 a train derailment in Baltimore turned explosive. After over a year of investigations, the National Safety Transportation Board finally announced their findings and who- or what- was at fault.
Most World War II veterans are now in their 80's and 90's. It's estimated a veteran from the "Greatest Generation" dies every 90 seconds. This past weekend, some local World War II vets were treated to special honors at D.C.'s memorial created to remember their service to their country. Shot, written and edited by Marissa Parra.