Hibbard, IN Fell Under the Wheels of the Train, Sept 1896

Fell Under the Cars.

LAPORTE, Ind., Sept. 29.----Jacob R. Illyer of Arcadia, this state, attempted to board a train at Hibbard station, but slipped and fell under the wheels, both legs being crushed below the knee. His recovery is doubtful.

Fort Wayne News, Fort Wayne, IN 29 Sept 1896