Oak Lawn, IL Train And Auto Collision, Dec 1939

5 IN FAMILY DIE.

KILLED WHEN TRAIN DEMOLISHES AUTO AT CROSSING.

Chicago - (AP) - Five members of a Hammond, Ind., family were killed when their automobile was struck and demolished last night by the speeding "Blue Banner" train of the Wabash Railroad at the 95th Street crossing in suburban Oak Lawn.
The dead:
GEORGE CLARK, 33, an oil refinery worker;
his wife, ELIZABETH, 33;
their children, JACKIE, 10; and GEORGE, JR., 8; and CLARK'S mother, ANNA, 64.

News-Journal Mansfield Ohio 1939-12-26