It has been thirty years since Natalie Wood died in a boating accident. Now, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department plans to re-open the investigation.
The case was re-opened in part because of questions from the media about the circumstances surrounding Wood’s death. Some of those questions were prompted by the captain’s account of the night, detailed in the book “Goodbye Natalie, Goodbye Splendour.” His statements are also the centerpiece of a “48 Hours” segment, produced in conjunction with Vanity Fair, scheduled to air Saturday.
I had forgotten how beautiful she was.