CBS Evening News for
Tuesday, May 11, 1976


Headline: Truck Accident / Texas

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Summary:

(Studio) Tanker truck carrying liquid ammonia crashes into Houston highway 4 killed. 120 treated for inhalation of toxic fumes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Houston, Texas) Emergency crews remove dead, injured and those overcome by fumes. Accident described. [Eyewitness Eric LACE - describes man who was hurt by ammonia.] Truck is 2nd to plunge off freeway interchange in last yr.
REPORTER: Judd McElvane (KHOU-TV)

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Program Time:05:40:20 pm - 05:42:10 pm. Duration: 01:50
Reporters:Cronkite, Walter
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Record Number:245863