This Day In History: Texas Girl Rescued From Well

By  //  October 16, 2015

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Delicious Digg This Stumble This

Jessica McClure rescued from well in Midland, Texas

well rescue

ABOVE VIDEO: Rescue workers retrieve Jessica McClure Morales, then known as Jessica McClure, who gained international fame after she fell 22 into a well at her grandmother’s house in Midland, Tx on Oct. 14, 1987. A total of 16, rescuers worked for 58 hours to free her. A vital part of the rescue was the use of the then relatively new technology of waterjet cutting.


Click here to contribute your news or announcements Free