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Special Assignment (Drunk Boaters) #104786

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 01, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Alcohol said possibly contributing factor to Fox Lake, Illinois, boating accident today; details given, scenes shown.

(Annapolis, Maryland: Joe Bergantino) Growing concern over drunken boaters examined; details given, scenes shown. [Captain Frank WOOD - cites incrd. chances of accident with drinking.] Alcohol-related boating accidents, incl. that in which John Carlo Coppola died, reviewed. [Kathy GURSAZK - reacts to death of daughter Annette Bowman by drunk boater.] MD's law described. [WOOD - cites lack of consequences for drunk boaters.] [Chief David ENGLISH - cites danger of water environmental]

Bergantino, Joe;
Jennings, Peter

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