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Tanker Explosion / Follow-Up #238958

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 06, 1975
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(Studio) Oil tanker explosion on Delaware River a week ago causes fire, and death to area wildlife.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DE River) 100 ducks dying as result of tanker explosion. Ducks flew down from Canada. They're drowning, freezing and starving due to oil.
REPORTER: Jackie Casselberry

(Woodbury, New Jersey) Conservationists take some birds to armory for treatment. It does little good. 1000s killed last year in like accidents. Environmentalist says if winters continue to be like this, they'll be gone.
REPORTER: Jackie Casselberry

Casselberry, Jackie;
Cronkite, Walter

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