SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – As we embark on the countdown to ABC4’s 75th reunion, those at the station have gone to Craig Wirth to hear tales of some of television’s most memorable moments. 

According to Wirth, there are a couple of news events that stand out as momentous, including one of the biggest that happened 39 years ago next week. 

ABC4 made sure our cameras were out for the flood of ‘83, at the time brought to us by new video tape technology. 

Check out the video above to time travel back to the water surge of ‘83.