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CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 21, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(New Orleans, Louisiana: Harold Dow) Drivers' increase use of auto's cellular phones to call for emergency help examined; January 28 pileup on Louisiana highway cited as example [LA state police Ofr. Mike TAYLOR, Massachusetts state police Ofr. Frank BARAN - praise mobile phones' use in emergencies.] Drunk driving incident in Batavia, New York, reviewed. [Batavia OFR. - notes delay due to witness's lack of cellular phone.] [Dean SMITH - recalls incident with drunk driver.] [Massachusetts police Ofr. Mark MARRON - praises motorists' use of car phones to report emergencies.]

Dow, Harold;
Schieffer, Bob

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