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Train Derailment and Evacuations #261055

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1979
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(Studio) No. evacuated over wkend. due to derailment of trains carrying dangerous substances in Michigan, Florida, and Ontario, Canada, noted; films shown. Details of Holland, Michigan, Molino, Florida, derailments and evacuations given Largest evacuation said at Mississauga, Ontario.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite (WZKO-TV, WKRG-TV newstapes)

(Mississauga, Ontario) Details of Mississauga derailment, involving train carrying chlorine gas, given; films shown. [Evacuees Vera GAREAU, Joe MARKOVIC - comment.] Evacuation said continuing at least until Wednesday [MAN - comments on his refusal to evacuate family.] Potential for larger disaster noted.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

(Studio) Apparent successful efforts of firefighters to control blaze and possibility of residents returning to homes tomorrow mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
McNamara, Bob
Duration:
00:02:50

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