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Springfield, OH Station Wagon Rams Train, May 1958

5 KILLED AS TRAIN RAMS STATION WAGON IN OHIO.

Springfield, Ohio (UP) - A New York Central Railroad train struck a station wagon late Sunday, dragging it 1,200 feet and killing five passengers.
The train engineer, Elmer E. Hast, Columbus, Ohio, said he saw the station wagon approaching the country road crossing but he thought it would stop.
The dead were identified as:
CHARLES W. DEMPSEY, 38, Springfield;
his wife, DORA, 35;
and three of their four children, DONALD, 9, RAY, 7, and LINDA, 5.

Shamokin News-Dispatch Pennsylvania 1958-05-05

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