Chicago, IL Train Accident, Sept 1887


On the body of John Sack, today at 1 o'clock. Sack was struck by an engine of the Pittsburg and Ft. Wayne Road, sustaining injuries from which he died yesterday morning.

Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL 13 Sept 1887


Coroner's Cases.

John W. Saxe, of Colehour, who was run over and killed on the Fort Wayne Railroad at One Hundredth street. The railroad was censured in the case of Saxe for not having a night flagman there.

Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL 14 Sept 1887