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Automobiles / Ford SUVs #785248

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 30, 2005
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(Studio: Bob Woodruff) A Florida jury's award to a family whose Ford sport utility vehicle {SUV} rolled over, killing the driver, noted.

(Washington: Lisa Stark) Charges that the roofs of Ford Explorers have been made weaker over the years examined; scenes shown of the late Claire Duncan's wrecked Explorer & of SUV crash tests; details given from a 1993 Ford memo suggesting roof changes. [Husband Scott DUNCAN†- says deaths can be prevented.] [Attorney Gary PAJCIC†- says we showed the jury the hollow pillars from the Explorer; states Ford has been in denial for 30 years.] Statements from Ford quoted & outlined.

Reporter(s):
Woodruff, Bob;
Stark, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:30

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