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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Hills, IA Head On Crash Kills Five, Jun 1999

HEAD-ON CRASH KILLS 5 NEAR HILLS.

By Associated Press.  read more »

Mojave, CA Head On Collision, Jul 2000

WRONG-WAY CRASH KILLS 5 ON MOJAVE HIGHWAY.  read more »

Two Rivers, AK Three Pickup Truck Crash, Jul 2000

COLLISION KILLS SIX IN ALASKA.

Two Rivers, Alaska - A collision involving three pickup trucks on a rain-slick road killed six people and injured two others.  read more »

Bedford, PA Turnpike Crash Kills Six, May 1999

AMISH GATHERING TO BURY VICTIMS OF TURNPIKE CRASH.

Post Gazette Staff Writer  read more »