Jennings, KS Train Wreck, June 1906

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MANY PERSONS INJURED.

FAST PASSENGER TRAIN ON ROCK ISLAND WRECKED NEAR NORTON, KANSAS.

St. Louis, June 8. -- Later advices are to the effect that one person was killed and twenty-two injured, a number seriously.

Norton, Kas., June 8. -- East bound passenger train No. 6, on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific railway, was wrecked today near Jennings, thirty miles west of here. The engine and all of the coaches save one were derailed. Eighteen or twenty of the passengers are reported seriously injured.

Racine Journal Wisconsin 1906-06-12