Eyewitness News: Loma Prieta Earthquake (1989)
KPIX Eyewitness Emmy award nominated news report from 6:00pm on October 18th 1989, presented by Dave McElhatton and Wendy Tokuda, focusing on the Loma Prieta Earthquake that hit the Bay Area 25 hours earlier. Includes live reports from: Doug Murphy; Dave Bryan; Reed Galin; Tomas Roman; Andy Field; Manuel Ramos and Craig Miller. Also scenes from Candlestick Park, the Bay Bridge, Marina District in San Francisco and Santa Cruz County. Includes various inteviews with survivors and also press conferences and interviews with: Ron Dellums; Leo McCarthy; Greg Bayol; Jack Balouzek; Mayor Art Agnos; Nancy Pelpsi; Senator Alan Cranston and Jack Byrne. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
Note that you can also watch Ch.4 KRON-TV's coverage of the Loma Prieta earthquake in DIVA.
- Type of material
- local news
- 3/4-inch Umatic videotape
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- CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Date aired
- Originally aired on
- Emmys 446