Sidney, NY Train Wreck, Sept 1908 - Engineer and Fireman Hurt

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D.& H. Wreck

Accident as a Southbound Train Was Nearing Sidney--Engineer and Fireman Hurt.

Binghamton, Sept. 3.--The southbound Delaware & Hudson train, due at Sidney at 11 o’clock this morning, left the tracks just east of that village and the fireman and engineer were seriously, though not fatally, injured. Conductor Conners was in charge of the train. The engine, tender and baggage car left the rails and went down the bank, the baggage car landing on top of the engine. The smoker left the rails but did not go down the bank.

Syracuse Herald, Syracuse, NY 3 Sept 1908

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