Welcome to GenDisasters!

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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Wallace, SC Van And Two Truck Crash, Feb 1999

CRASH KILLS 5 YOUNG STUDENTS.  read more »

Jackson, TN Tractor Trailer Crash, Jun 1999

OXYGEN TANK PARTLY DRAINED BEFORE I-40 CRASH.  read more »

Cincinnati, OH Auto Crash Kills Six, Oct 1993

CRASH NEAR CINCINNATI KILLS SIX PEOPLE SUNDAY.  read more »

Blooming Prairie, MN Three Car Collision, Feb 1997

MINNESOTA HIGHWAY CRASH KILLS WISCONSIN RESIDENTS.  read more »