TITLE

He devastated Alaska, but Capt. Jeff Hazelwood, friends say, is an environmentalist

AUTHOR(S)
Gross, K.
PUB. DATE
April 1989
SOURCE
People;4/24/89, Vol. 31 Issue 16, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Jeff Hazelwood, 42, captain of the Exxon Valdez supertanker that ran aground in Alaska's Prince William Sound, spilling ten million gallons of oil. Hazelwood has grappled for years with a drinking problem, a surprise to many of his friends. He is an active environmentalist, but faces up to 27 months in prison and $11,000 in fines for environmental damage.
ACCESSION #
8905010040

 

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