Survivor of live tv shooting speaks out; ‘I played dead’

  • Cox Media Group National Content Desk
6:39 p.m Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 National/World News

Gardner, 62, is the executive director of Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce. Parker and Ward were interviewing her at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, Virginia for the approaching 50th anniversary of Smith Mountain Lake.

When asked by Cooper if she knew what was going on once Flanagan started firing bullets, Gardner answered, “yes and no.”

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