Crockett, CA Bus And Auto Collision, Aug 1946

THREE KILLED, 14 HURT IN BUS-AUTO COLLISION.

Crockett, Cal., Aug. 19 (UP) - A collision between a Greyhound bus loaded with 35 passengers and an automobile one mile south of the Carquinez Bridge today killed three passengers in the car and injured 14 persons.
Dead were DR. LEONARD R. HINES, Oakland chiropractor, driver of the auto; PVT. WARREN W. BERGOFFEN, 24, Fairfield-Suisun Army Air Base, and OLIN LEWIS, 40, Oakland, both passengers in HINES' car.
PVTS. GEORGE WEISS, 20, and DONALD SILVERS, 19, both of the air base and riding with HINES when the accident happened, were injured critically. Twelve bus passengers were injured less seriously.

San Bernardino County Sun California
1946-08-20