SYNOPSIS: A seven-year-old boy survives a trip OVER Niagara Falls....Roger Woodward of Niagara Falls New?
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END CUE:" ...the life jacket that save his life"
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Background: SYNOPSIS: A seven-year-old boy survives a trip OVER Niagara Falls....Roger Woodward of Niagara Falls New York plunged one-hundred-and-sixty feet over the Canada side of Niagara Falls and emerged almost unharmed. He was picked from the water by the excusion vessel "Maid of the Mist" whose captain, Clifford Keech, spotted him in the water. Roger's sister Deanne was saved before the plunged but a friend James Honeycutt was drowned. They had been boating above the falls when their motor failed. In Hospital, Roger tells his story:
The boy suffered only cuts and bruises. The rescue has been called a miracle. Captain Keech who has piloted the "Maid" for more than ten years says he can hardly believe it.