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Oil Spill #44067

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 24, 1976
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(Studio) Report on damage caused by oil spill in Saint Lawrence Seaway.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Alexandria Bay, New York) 300,000 gals. oil spilled over 35 mile of the seaway. Damage noted. [WOMAN - says her children can't fish or swim in water.] Plans of families on vacation and fishermen are ruined. [Resort owner Bud HERBERT - says odor of oil on water will most hurt the tourist bus.] [Fishing guide Dean SENECAL - notes loss to business during summer season.] Losses to animal life noted. Private firms hired to clean up water.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

Dobbs, Greg;
Smith, Howard K.

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