Plane Crashes While Landing at SFO, Twitter Breaks the Story First

Episode 993 (1:00:06)

A Boeing 777 operated by Asiana Airlines crashed while landing at SFO, and Twitter had the story before any of the major news networks. YouTube video and pictures of the smoke coming from the plane were posted from people at the airport, and even from someone who was on the plane.

CNN has since posted a rundown of all of the events and facts of the crash: http://www.cnn.com/2013/07/07/us/california-plane-developments/index.html