NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 23, 1984
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(Studio) Rescue efforts said halted in Orangeville, UT, mine fire. Sealing of mine to extinguish fire reported.
REPORTER: John Palmer
(Orangeville, UT) Details given with regard to conditions in mine fire. [Rescue team captain Joe VENDETTI - comments.] Mourning in nearby towns noted. [Orangeville Catholic Church spokesperson Reverend Gerald LYNCH - comments.] [Miner Stuart FOSTER - wonders about conditions for those who died.] Reactions of UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) to disaster and rescue efforts described. [UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) spokesperson Eddie BURKE - comments.] Union said calling for Congress investigation.
REPORTER: David Burrington
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