The Canadian Press

2000-09-27 | Greek-Ferry

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Officials said some of the passengers aboard a sinking Greek ferry started jumping overboard after the ship hit some rocks in rough seas. At least 62 people were killed. Twenty-five-year-old Genevieve Lajoie of Quebec City was one of 443 people who survived the Sept. 26 disaster near the resort island of Paros. She described what happened to her after she jumped overboard. Lajoie and a friend, also from Quebec City, were rescued by a passing yacht.

Date: 2000-09-27
Placeline: Paros, Greece.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 50 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << but what I know what's in them in the water and somebody didn't didn't have a life jacket or a lot that I don't know but he grabbed me and tried to to push me well you didn't want to but he tried to save himself and pushed me under the water so it was really a scary but the light that being the movie Titanic before having this tragedy it it helped me to to do to to choose what to do because the the the people the the crew, members didn't tell us what to do so I just thought about the movie all the time it and try to to do the same as that Kate Winslet and that just hoping that that will, would be the day hero in the end tragedy and that the the one the like did a fifty beds that are worth a lucky >>

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