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Independent Truckers' Work Stoppage #24109

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 14, 1973
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(Studio) 2-day independent truckers' shutdown has little effect on interstate commerce. Transportation Secretary Claude Brinegar meets with truckers today in hopes of getting more fuel for truckers. Violence sporadic.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Ohio) Work stoppage most effective in Ohio. Injuries resulting from violence remain isolated. In DC, leader of work stoppage, John Sassi, arrested. [Truck stop owner Dick BURNS - states truck stop closed voluntarily to avoid violence.]
REPORTER: Ron Miller (WKEF-TV newsfilm) (WKRC-TV newsfilm)

Smith, Howard K.

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