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Dallas / Emergency Procedure Failure #296231

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 06, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Dallas, Texas) Failure of Dallas fire department's emergency telephone procedure examined; Lillian Boff's death after failure of stepson Larry Boff to get emergency nurse Billie Myrick to send ambulance when needed examined. Details of incident explained; photos shown. [Voice of BOFF and MYRICK - argue his request for ambulance.] [Voice of Captain Don GREEN and BOFF - continue discussion.] [Boff's ROOMMATE and MYRICK - continue effort to get ambulance; announce stepmother's death.] Myrick said reassigned; Boff mentioned filing suit against city.
REPORTER: David Dick

(Studio) Top item recapped.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Dick, David;
Rather, Dan

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