Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1968 December

Strong Winds Throughout Roanoke County, Va., Damage Glass Windows and Topple Trees

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Format
Video; Online; Anchor Script; Streaming Video
Release Date
12/05/68
Run Time
38 seconds
Sound
Mag
Color
Color
Abstract
Gusts of wind shatter windows and damage buildings in Roanoke County, Va. Footage shows a firetruck extending a ladder into the fourth story of a building to assess the damages, shards of glass and metal torn off from buildings, and a car crushed by a fallen tree.
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