American Experience

The “Super Outbreak”

Clip: Season 32 Episode 8 | 1m 16s

In April 1974, an unprecedented U.S. weather event spanned the Midwest and South and resulted in 315 deaths, over 5,000 injuries and millions of dollars in property damage.

Aired: 05/19/20

Rating: NR

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