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West Virginia Flood #462737

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 29, 1972
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(Studio) Death toll for West Virginia flood probably won't exceed 90.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Man, West Virginia) Most injured have been brought out of valley. Some survivors refuse to leave valley home. Hundreds still homeless and live in Man High School. Buffalo Creek Valley sealed off and news censored by state police and national guard. Governor Archie Moore ordered ban on newsmen. [National guard Major General Jack BLAIR - says newsmen kept out so they wouldn't hinder rescue efforts. (Logan County, West Virginia) National Guard conducted tour for newsmen.
REPORTER: John Dancy

Reporter(s):
Dancy, John;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:02:30

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