Florida Casino Shuttle Boat Bursts Into Flames, Leaving 1 Dead | NBC Nightly News

Florida Casino Shuttle Boat Bursts Into Flames, Leaving 1 Dead | NBC Nightly News


TOWARDS A CASINO
SHUTTLE BOAT.
OUR KERRY SANDERS SHUTTLE BOAT. OUR KERRY SANDERS TAKES US INSIDE THE OUR KERRY SANDERS TAKES US INSIDE THE CHAOS ON THE WATER. TAKES US INSIDE THE CHAOS ON THE WATER.>>EVERYBODY, GET OUT! CHAOS ON THE WATER.>>EVERYBODY, GET OUT!>>GET OUT!>>EVERYBODY, GET OUT!>>GET OUT!>>Reporter: CHAOS IN>>GET OUT!>>Reporter: CHAOS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.>>Reporter: CHAOS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. 50 PASSENGERS ON A THE GULF OF MEXICO. 50 PASSENGERS ON A 72-FOOT CASINO SHUTTLE 50 PASSENGERS ON A 72-FOOT CASINO SHUTTLE CRUISE BOAT JUMPING 72-FOOT CASINO SHUTTLE CRUISE BOAT JUMPING FOR THEIR LIVES. CRUISE BOAT JUMPING FOR THEIR LIVES. HANGING ON TO A FOR THEIR LIVES. HANGING ON TO A RAILING IN FEAR OF THE HANGING ON TO A RAILING IN FEAR OF THE FIRE AND THE CHILLY RAILING IN FEAR OF THE FIRE AND THE CHILLY GULF WATER. FIRE AND THE CHILLY GULF WATER.>>I DONT WANT TO GULF WATER.>>I DONT WANT TO BURN IN THIS BOAT, AND>>I DONT WANT TO BURN IN THIS BOAT, AND I DEFINITELY DONT BURN IN THIS BOAT, AND I DEFINITELY DONT WANT TO JUMP IN THIS I DEFINITELY DONT WANT TO JUMP IN THIS WATER KNOWING I CANT WANT TO JUMP IN THIS WATER KNOWING I CANT SWIM. WATER KNOWING I CANT SWIM.>>Reporter: HE WAS SWIM.>>Reporter: HE WAS CELEBRATING HIS>>Reporter: HE WAS CELEBRATING HIS BIRTHDAY WITH TWO CELEBRATING HIS BIRTHDAY WITH TWO FRIENDS SHOEWHO BIRTHDAY WITH TWO FRIENDS SHOEWHO DESCRIBENED THE PANIC. FRIENDS SHOEWHO DESCRIBENED THE PANIC. ALTHOUGH THERE WERE DESCRIBENED THE PANIC. ALTHOUGH THERE WERE LIFE JACKETS, NO TIME ALTHOUGH THERE WERE LIFE JACKETS, NO TIME TO GET THEM TO LIFE JACKETS, NO TIME TO GET THEM TO PASSENGERS. TO GET THEM TO PASSENGERS.>>WE REALLY HAD TO PASSENGERS.>>WE REALLY HAD TO JUMP.>>WE REALLY HAD TO JUMP.>>Reporter: THIS JUMP.>>Reporter: THIS PHOTO SHOWS REBECCA>>Reporter: THIS PHOTO SHOWS REBECCA SAVING HER FRIENDS PHOTO SHOWS REBECCA SAVING HER FRIENDS LIFE. SAVING HER FRIENDS LIFE.>>I WENT TO GET HER. LIFE.>>I WENT TO GET HER. PULLED HER OUT OF THE>>I WENT TO GET HER. PULLED HER OUT OF THE WITHOUT AND WERE PULLED HER OUT OF THE WITHOUT AND WERE HERE. WITHOUT AND WERE HERE.>>Reporter: SURVIVORS HERE.>>Reporter: SURVIVORS CREDIT THE CAPTAIN FOR>>Reporter: SURVIVORS CREDIT THE CAPTAIN FOR RESTARTING THE ENGINE CREDIT THE CAPTAIN FOR RESTARTING THE ENGINE AND STEERING THE RESTARTING THE ENGINE AND STEERING THE VESSEL CLOSER TO AND STEERING THE VESSEL CLOSER TO SHORE. VESSEL CLOSER TO SHORE. ONE WOMAN DIED. SHORE. ONE WOMAN DIED. 15 TRANSPORTED TO AREA ONE WOMAN DIED. 15 TRANSPORTED TO AREA HOSPITALS. 15 TRANSPORTED TO AREA HOSPITALS. THIS VIDEO CAN WAS HOSPITALS. THIS VIDEO CAN WAS SHOT FROM HIS BALCONY. THIS VIDEO CAN WAS SHOT FROM HIS BALCONY.>>FRIGHTENING FOR SHOT FROM HIS BALCONY.>>FRIGHTENING FOR EVERYONE.>>FRIGHTENING FOR EVERYONE. I WAND THE THEM ALL TO EVERYONE. I WAND THE THEM ALL TO GET OUT. I WAND THE THEM ALL TO GET OUT.>>Reporter: TONIGHT GET OUT.>>Reporter: TONIGHT THE NTSB AND FBI ARE>>Reporter: TONIGHT THE NTSB AND FBI ARE INVESTIGATING WHAT

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