• Short Summary

    A NEW ZEALAND CAMERAMAN COVERING A ROUTINE PROGRESS STORY ON A MOTORWAY BEING BUILT NEAR WELLINGTON FOUND HIMSELF UNEXPECTEDLY ON THE SPOT TO FILM A DRAMATIC ESCAPE FROM DEATH IT HAPPENED WHEN A BOULDER ROLLED DOWN AN EMBARKMENT AND STRUCK OVER ONE OF THE WORKMEN ON THE SITE.

  • Description

    A NEW ZEALAND CAMERAMAN COVERING A ROUTINE PROGRESS STORY ON A MOTORWAY BEING BUILT NEAR WELLINGTON FOUND HIMSELF UNEXPECTEDLY ON THE SPOT TO FILM A DRAMATIC ESCAPE FROM DEATH IT HAPPENED WHEN A BOULDER ROLLED DOWN AN EMBARKMENT AND STRUCK OVER ONE OF THE WORKMEN ON THE SITE.

    BUT HE ESCAPED WITH ONLY TORN CLOTHING AND BRUISES. THE WAYWARD BOULDER ENDED UP ON A NEARBY RAILWAY - CAUSING ANOTHER SCARE BUT THERE WERE NO TRAINS ABOUT AT THE TIME, AND IT WAS HAULED OFF.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABHVSXRARZJVJ27BN94SJKKO3K
    Media URN:
    VLVABHVSXRARZJVJ27BN94SJKKO3K
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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