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Photo Credit: Courtesy the Bunzel Family

COLE  BUNZEL

News Organization: KXLY-TV

Died: 1978

Location: UNITED STATES

Bunzel, a television anchor and reporter in Spokane, Wash., was driving to cover a political event at Washington State University when his car collided with a truck south of Spokane. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Before joining the station in August 1976, he had worked as an intern at Time magazine. Bunzel was 25.