NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1980
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(Studio) Some of the waters in and around Gulf of Mexico reported being contaminated by toxic chemical PCP-12; PCP spill during ship collision last week recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Hopedale, LA) PCP's spread due to delay in Coast Guard's efforts to vacuum up chemical said reaching from Lake Pontchartrain to Lake Borgne; details given, films shown. Impact on oyster, shrimp and fish inds. examined. [Fisherman Pete LeBOEUF - describes poisoned shrimp.]
REPORTER: Sandy Gilmour
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