• Short Summary

    THE DEPUTY CONSUL GENERAL IN CHICAGO, M. MICHEL MORICE, WAS KILLED YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) WHEN HIS?

  • Description

    1.
    SV POLICE AND OTHERS ON RIVER BANK
    0.03

    2.
    SV TWO POLICE FROGMEN INTO RIVER
    0.10

    3.
    MV OTHER POLICEMEN NEARBY
    0.11

    4.
    SV BUBBLES ON WATER SURFACE
    0.14

    5.
    CU POLICEMAN
    0.16

    6.
    SV CORPSE INTO POLICE BOAT
    0.24

    7.
    MV POLICE LOOK ON
    0.25

    8.
    MV ZOOM TO CU BODY ONTO LITTER
    0.32

    9.
    MV ONLOOKERS
    0.33

    10.
    SV MEN IN ROWING BOAT
    0.35

    11.
    CU BODY INTO AMBULANCE
    0.40

    12.
    CU HANDS ON ROPE
    0.43

    13.
    GV VICTIM'S CAR SUSPENDED
    0.49



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE DEPUTY CONSUL GENERAL IN CHICAGO, M. MICHEL MORICE, WAS KILLED YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) WHEN HIS CAR PLUNGED OFF A ROAD INTO THE CALUMET RIVER, ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF CHICAGO. HIS BODY WAS RECOVERED BY THE CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT.

    THE FIRE DEPARTMENT DIVERS FOUND THE CAR IN EIGHT METRES OF WATER ABOUT FOUR AND A HALF METRES FROM SHORE. AT FIRST THEY WERE UNABLE TO UNABLE TO DETERMINE IF ANYONE WAS INSIDE BECAUSE OF THE MURKINESS. THEY FINALLY DRIED OPEN THE DRIVER'S DOOR WITH A CROWBAR AND BROUGHT UP THE BODY OF M.MORICE WHO WAS 35.

    OTHER DIVERS THEN DESCENDED TO HOOK CABLES ON THE CAR SO THAT IT COULD BE RAISED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5BS7BBTFWCP49SNV56RYN58OD
    Media URN:
    VLVA5BS7BBTFWCP49SNV56RYN58OD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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