Cowboys take on Hokies in Camping World Bowl
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Cowboys take on Hokies in Camping World Bowl


REPORTER: POLICE TELL ME SOME OF WHAT THEY ARE DOING TO KEEP PEOPLE SAFE IS BEHIND THE SCENES. IN OTHER WORDS, SECURITY MEASURES WE CANNOT SEE. HOWEVER, THERE ARE INCREASED PATROLS ON BICYCLE, ON FOOT, AND EVEN ON HORSE, THROUGHOUT THE DOWNTOWN CORE DOOR. — CORRIDOR. FOR BOWL DAY FANS, THE DAY STARTED WITH A PARADE IN BATTLE OF THE BOUNDS — BATTLE OF THE BANDS IN DOWNTOWN WINTER PARK. THE CROWD HEADED TO CAMPING WORLD STADIUM WHERE TAILGATERS WERE READY TO PASS THE AFTERNOON WAITING FOR THE 5:15 KICK OFF. >>WE HAVE A FRIED CHICKEN, SEVERAL SIDE SALADS, ROLLS. REPORTER: THE RICHARDS FAMILY CAME FROM APOPKA TO WATCH THE GAME.>>WE CAME HERE TO WATCH A BALLGAME. REPORTER: WITH SOMEWHERE AROUND 50,000 FANS HEADED INTO THE STADIUM FOR THE MATCHUP BETWEEN VIRGINIA TECH AND OKLAHOMA STATE, SECURITY IS ALWAYS A CONCERN. A CLEAR BAG POLICY IS IN EFFECT LIMITING THE SIZE AND TYPE OF BAGS THAT MAY BE BROUGHT INTO THE STADIUM. BASICALLY, IF YOUR BAG IS LARGER THAN A SMALL CLUTCH, IT MUST BE CLEAR. WE SAW MORE THAN A FEW FANS HAVING TO DUMP OUT THEIR PURSES INTO CLEAR PLASTIC BAGS PROVIDED AT THE GATE. AS FOR WHAT ORLANDO POLICE ARE DOING TO KEEP THINGS SAFE, THEY WON’T TALK SPECIFICS BUT SAID THEY HAVE EXTRA PATROLS THROUGHOUT THE DOWNTOWN CORE AND THAT THERE ARE SAFETY MEASURES IN PLACE THE PUBLIC WILL NEVER SEE. TAILGATING IS IN FULL SWING OUTSIDE CAMPING WORLD STADIUM. KICKOFF ONCE AGAIN IS THAT 5:15. COMING UP ON WESH 2 AT 5:30, I WILL TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THIS BOWL GAME AND OTHER GAMES COMING UP AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR OUR

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