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What You'll Find Here.  Newspaper articles about Train Wrecks, Fires, Floods, Shipwrecks, Plane Crashes, Accidents and other disasters.  Most of these articles list the dead and injured or missing. Use the Search Box to search for your ancestors or Browse the articles by type of disaster, state or year.

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Doyle, CA Tractor Trailer And Auto Crash, June 1994

AUTO AND TRACTOR TRAILER CRASH KILLS FIVE.

Doyle, Calif. - The accident occurred shortly after 8 a.m. near Doyle, 40 miles north of Reno.  read more »

Lancaster, NY Tractor Trailer And Auto Crash, Mar 1994

FATHER, 4 SONS KILLED IN CRASH.  read more »

Russell Springs, KY Auto And Pickup Collision, Dec 1996

KENTUCKY COLLISION KILLS 5 AFTER FAMILY'S CHRISTMAS PARTY.

DRIVER WHO HIT THEM HAD NO VALID LICENSE ACCORDING TO POLICE.  read more »

Tuba City, AZ Pickup And Car Crash, Dec 1994

CRASH NORTH OF FLAGSTAFF KILLS FOUR ADULTS, FOUR KIDS.  read more »