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K.C. Hyatt skywalks collapse changed many lives forever

Published 07/17/2011, The Kansas City Star / MCT

“The Last Dance: The Skywalks Disaster and a City Changed” marks the 30th anniversary of the Hyatt Regency skywalks collapse on July 17, 1981, which killed 114 people and injured more than 200. The book explores what happened when two of the walkways collapsed, the lessons learned and the effects of the tragedy on victims and their families and their rescuers.

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