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Tanker / Presumed Lost #248779

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 05, 1977
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(Studio) Coast Guard presumes "Grand Zenith", Panamanian tanker with 38 Ntlist. Chinese crew mbrs., which has been lost for 3 days, is down. Search now is for life boats. 6th accident in 3 weeks with a Liberian tanker in United States waters.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Glouster, New York) "Universe Leader"aground in Delaware River. Details noted. Reason for accident noted. [Coast Guard inspector, Captain D.W. SMITH - cites reasons for tanker's going aground.] Officials' predictions and reasons for incrd. future accidents cited.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss

Krauss, Mitchell;
Mudd, Roger

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