Atlanta, GA Train Accident, Sept 1890

Mangled Almost Beyond Recognition.

AUGUSTA, Ga., Sept. 15.---Ben Jackson, colored, a car coupler, met with a horrible death under a train of cars at the Georgia Railroad freight yard here yesterday. He had coupled two cars, when his foot tripped and he fell beneath the wheels and was mangled almost beyond recognition.

The Indiana Gazette, Indiana, PA 18 Sept 1890