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Title
Wreckage of Aerome´xico collision, Cerritos
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1986
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Around Holmes Avenue and Reva Circle Road in Cerritos, county paramedics and fire fighters examine debris which fell from the sky as a result of a mid-air collision between Aerome´xico Flight 498 and a Piper PA-28-181 Archer. The collision killed 67 people aboard both aircraft and 15 people on the ground. Photograph dated August 31, 1986.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094758
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b002_f1_i21
CARL0005041967
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32514
Subject
Aerome´xico
Aircraft accidents--California--Cerritos
Airplanes--California--Cerritos
Aircraft accident victims--California--Cerritos
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles County
Emergency medical technicians--California--Los Angeles County
McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (Jet transport)
Debris--California--Cerritos
Dwellings--California--Cerritos
Streets--California--Cerritos
Piper airplanes
Cerritos (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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