WebHeader_Grove.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Support NHPR and the NH Food Bank this holiday season.

Teen Rescued From Nepal Rubble After 5 Days

Teenager Pemba Tamang was pulled from the rubble today, after being trapped for five days in the wreckage of a Kathmandu building. Emergency crews continue to search for survivors after Saturday’s massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake.

Here & Now’s Robin Young speaks to Eddie Thurston, a firefighter in Fairfax County, Va. who is part of the USAID Disaster Assistance Response Team who was part of the rescue.

Guest

  • Eddie Thurston, Fairfax County, Va. firefighter and part of the USAID Disaster Assistance Response Team.

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.