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Brigham City, Utah / Missile Explosion #314062

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 29, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Rocket fuel reported causing fire at Morton Thiokol's Brigham City, UT, facility; details given. Witness quoted. Report introduced.

(Salt Lake City, UT: David Dow) Scenes shown of destroyed MX missile production building [WITNESSES - describe fire.] Details given of fire's cause. [Morton Thiokol executive Phillip DYKSTRA - comments on fire.] Plant's recent accidents reviewed. [NEIGHBOR - doesn't know what to expect.] MX missile production discussed. [Morton Thiokol spokesperson Rocky RAAB - hopes MX production will remain on schedule.] Investigators shown searching debris.

Dow, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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