Wirth Watching: 1957 Utah Prison Riot


As ABC4 nears its 70th year of broadcasting as Utah’s first TV station, we are bound to have some pretty unusual film in our archives – and probably nothing will top the film Craig Wirth found.

It’s a story about how our station stopped a prison riot and had everyone put down their guns and step outside so we could cover it. It’s Wirth Watching.

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