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Colombia / Volcanic Eruption #300866

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 14, 1985
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(Studio) Major volcanic eruption near Bogota, Colombia, detailed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Bogota, Colombia) Eruption's aftermath featured; scenes shown.

(Los Angeles, California) Volcanic chain in the Pacific known as Ring of Fire explained, discussed; illustrations shown. Activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano last night said unrelated to Colombian disaster. Region's volcanic activity in past years reviewed; scenes shown. Similarity between Colombian volcano and Mount Saint Helens noted. [US Geological Survey spokesperson Patrick MUFFLER - explains difficulty in monitoring Colombian volcano.]
REPORTER: Juan Vasquez; Jerry Bowen

(Studio) Estimated death toll in Colombia reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Vasquez, Juan;
Bowen, Jerry;
Rather, Dan

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