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Connecticut / Bridge Collapse Aftermath #531599

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 12, 1983
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(Studio) Impact of recent collapse of Connecticut bridge on New England traffic noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Port Chester, New York) "Border war" between New York and Connecticut due to rerouting of truck traffic following bridge collapse on 1-95 in Connecticut examined; films shown. [Port Chester, New York, RESIDENTS - resent traffic and noise.] Connecticut noted refusing to allow truck traffic through local towns. [Port Chester Mayor Peter IASILLO - feels town is unfairly put on by Connecticut.] New York said asking federal court to prevent further detouring of trucks through area.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

Brokaw, Tom;
Valeriani, Richard

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