Wilkes-Barre, PA Jitney Accident, Aug 1915

Special to The Inquirer.

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Aug. 17.---Mrs. Mary Bries, aged 45, and Frank Poluk, aged 26, passengers on a jitney 'bus, were badly injured today when the jitney and a small touring car, the owner of which is not known, came together in a head-on collision. The jitney was wrecked and Mrs. Bries and Poluk were caught in the wreckage. Both suffer from broken limbs and had lacerations. The touring car was not damaged and quickly left the scene of the accident.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 18 Aug 1915