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Ten O'Clock News; Train Crash

05/07/1986

Commuter train collides with freight train on Allston train tracks by the Massachusetts Turnpike. Investigation in to the cause of the crash. Conrail is responsible for both the freight train and the T commuter rail. After the edited story,there is part of another edited story about the Massachusetts State government.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Train Crash

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:02:41

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Railroad accidents
Massachusetts -- Politics and government
Locations
Allston (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Boeri, David (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Train Crash,” 05/07/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B89AEE0E8DD47C5844E9B509E002DDB.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Train Crash.” 05/07/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B89AEE0E8DD47C5844E9B509E002DDB>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Train Crash. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B89AEE0E8DD47C5844E9B509E002DDB
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