October 17, 1987: The Rescue Of Baby Jessica
Subscribe to KXRB-AM 1000 on
In October, 1987, two words had captured the attention of the country. And the world.
Jessica McClure was 18 months old and was trapped in a well in Texas. The world watched as rescue workers tried to rescue and save the little girl.
All the networks followed it, and here ABC News Ted Koppel reports on the dramatic rescue.