Do You Remember? Baby Jessica- 30 Years Ago

(WRBE/WYOU-TV) Thirty years ago Monday (October 16), people across the nation were glued to their television sets as an 18-month-old infant was rescued from a well in Texas.

Everyone followed the events surrounding Jessica McClure, nicknamed "Baby Jessica".  

Baby Jessica fell into the well in Midland, Texas.

She spent 58 hours trapped 22 feet below the surface,  
  Then, at 8 p-m  images of a paramedic carrying baby Jessica out of the shaft.
   Baby Jessica is now Jessica McClure Morales.. She has two children  and works as an elementary school special education assistant in Midland, Texas.

 


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