St. Louis, MO Trolley Car - Wagon Accident, Jun 1902


Strikes Wagon at St. Louis While Running at Full Speed.

ST. LOUIS, June 7.----A trolley car running at full speed struck a wagon at Broadway and Wall street at midnight tonight smashing it into kindling wood. August Antrobius, twenty-three years old, a machinist, was killed. He fell under the wheels of the car and was dragged thirty feet being horribly mangled. Fred Meisert, Arthur Haimmerle and Charles Emmerer were badly cut and bruised but were unable to go to their homes after receiving medical attention.

The Nebraska State Journal, Lincoln, NE 8 Jun 1902