Pittsburg, KS Drove into Downed Electric Wires, Jun 1928

Man Electrocuted.

PITTSBURG, Kan., June 20 (AP).----Sam Kennedy of Pittsburg, former register of deeds of Crawford County, was electrocuted Wednesday morning when he drove his motor car into electric wires which had been borne down by uprooted trees seven miles south of here.

The high wind caused much damage in this vicinity. At Scammon many store fronts were blown in small buildings demolished and trees uprooted.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 21 Jun 1928