Flandreau, SD Head On Flaming Crash, Aug 1956
FIVE PERSONS KILLED IN FLAMING CAR CRASH.
Flandreau, S.D. (UP) - Five persons were killed and a sixth, the lone survivor, was not expected to live after a flaming head-on auto crash near here Friday night.
The dead were:
LAWRENCE JOHNSON, 61;
his son LYLE, 33;
and three children JUDY SCHREIER, 3;
LAURA SCHREIER, 18 months;
and ELAINE BISSON, 13.
In critical condition was the father of the two younger girls HAROLD SCHREIER, 26.
The mishap was the second severe multiple death traffic accident on Midwest roads within a week. Six persons died as the result of a collision near Wausau, Wis., July 28.
Logansport Pharos-Tribune Indiana 1956-08-04