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In the year 2266, Briggs was aboard when the Enterprise and a landing party narrowly avoided the explosion of the planet Crucial III. Pollen from the surface infected Hurst and the other team members, driving them mad. Briggs was the first to notice the seven men storming out of the shuttle bay in a fury, and quickly alerted Kirk. (TOS comic: "The Crucial Element")