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Pennsylvania / Mine Accident #47923

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 03, 1977
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(Studio) Rescue efforts continue into collapsed mine in Tower City, Pennsylvania. 1 man known to be alive is Ronald Adley.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tower City, Pennsylvania) Details of rescue efforts noted; [Mine safety official Walter VlNCINELLY - describes conditions with regard to Adley.] Cause of collapse not known; state officials say, in 6 inspections in past year, no violations detected, but federal safety officials say mine has had 2 citations from them; company says both immediately corrected.
REPORTER: James Walker

(Studio) Federal mine officials say rumors that other sounds, besides Adley's tapping, have been heard are untrue.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reasoner, Harry;
Walker, James;
Walters, Barbara

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