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Texarkana, Arkansas / Stolen Mercury #378022

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 10, 1998
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(Studio: Sharyl Attkisson) Report introduced.

(New York: Elizabeth Kaledin) The incident in Texarkana, Arkansas, in which teenagers stole highly toxic mercury from an abandoned warehouse and spread it around the city featured; scenes shown from across the town; details given of the health problems caused by the poisonous substance. [Emergency services coordinator Dave HOLIMER, THIEF, teacher Kelly SMITH, New York City poison control center Dr. Lewis NELSON - comment on aspects of the mercury theft and the health concerns.]

Reporter(s):
Attkisson, Sharyl;
Kaledin, Elizabeth
Duration:
00:01:40

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