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Maryland / Train Crash Aftermath #105735

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 05, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Death toll so far from Maryland train collision reported

(Chase, MD: Bettina Gregory) Contd. rescue and recovery efforts at crash site examined; details given, scenes shown. [Police Captain Robert OATMAN - feels more bodies will be found.] Focus of National Trans. Safety Bd.'s investigation and apparent circumstances of collision discussed. [Witness Bob COOPER, survivor Patsy WALLACE - recall experience.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Train's crew and railroad dispatcher said ordered to undergo tests for possible drug and/or alcohol use.

Gregory, Bettina;
Jennings, Peter

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