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Tennessee prison fire

Title
Tennessee prison fire
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Jun 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:40
Description
Report on fire in Murray County Jail, Columbia, Tennessee where 42 people died on 26/6/77. The fire was started by 16-year-old Andy Zimmer. Includes interview. Reporter not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
USA; Fires; Prisons; Andy Zimmer; Tennessee; Arson; Arsonists

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