The Big One

Episode 2

The Walk

No car, the trains are down, the road's a mess and you need to get home. In this episode, you walk 15 miles back to your home. Reuniting with your family takes you through raging fires, downed power lines. You barely have cell service. Twenty-five years after the Northridge quake, the city still is not prepared.

Episode 2: The Walk

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