Friday, August 12, 2022

Tomorrow in
Disasters History

1868 - In Arica, Peru, an 8.5-9.0 magnitude earthquake killed an estimated 25,000 people.

1973 - In La Corunda, Spain, more than 80 people were killed when an AVIACO flight crashed on its third landing attempt. The plane hit trees about 2 miles from the runway.

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