CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(London, England: Tom Fenton) Scenes shown of damage from subway fire in London, England, King's Cross station; details and death toll given. Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher shown inspecting damage. British government reported calling for investigation. Fire's route through the station detailed. [COMMUTER - describes subway during fire.] [Wounded FIREFIGHTERS - describe heat's intensity.] Government report said calling for fire prevention measures to be taken years ago. Employees handing out leaflets hrs. prior to the fire, warning of station's unsafe status, reported being threatened with disciplinary action.
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