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Refinery Fire / Philadelphia #38842

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 18, 1975
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(Studio) Firemen continue to fight Gulf Oil refinery fire. 3 firemen turn off valve feeding fire. 6 lost in fire.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Fire under control but not out. Fire shown. 4 firemen killed; 2 missing. Penrose Avenue Bridge closed due to fire. Power in area dead. [Refinery manager Jack BURK - says company processes 800,000 barrels daily. 180,000 loss for few days won't hurt.]
REPORTER: Nancy Herr

Herr, Nancy;
Smith, Howard K.

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