Dennison, IA Train And Buggy Crash, Jan 1913
6 DIE AS TRAIN HITS BUGGY.
SINGLE OCCUPANT OF VEHICLE SURVIVES GRADE CROSSING ACCIDENT IN DENNISON, IA.
Dennison, Ia., Jan. 6. - Six persons are dead here and one is dying, the result of a grade crossing accident at midnight, when a Northern passenger train running 50 miles an hour hit a buggy.
The dead are:
JOHN REIMERS, 37 years old.
MRS. JOHN REIMERS, 23.
son of MR. and MRS. REIMERS, 5 months.
CARL EVERS, 31.
MINNIE EVERS, 14.
son of CARL EVERS, 6.
The son of JOHN REIMERS, aged 6, was injured.
The bodies were thrown into the field beside the track and death was instantaneous.
Mexico Missouri Message 1913-01-09