Green Bay, WI Train Accident, Sept 1895


Green Bay Young Man Injured While Alighting from a Train.

Green Bay, Wis., Sept. 9.---[Special.]---David Anderson and two companions jumped from a slowly moving Chicago & North-Western train Saturday night. Anderson missed his footing and fell, striking his head a terrific blow on the rail. He was rendered unconscious and his companions had barely time to drag him from the track and prevent the wheels of the car passing over him. At it is, the physican[sic] is uncertain what the result of his injury will be. Anderson is about 21 years of age and employed as a painter in the Green Bay, Winona & St. Paul railway shops.

Centralia Enterprise and Tribune, Centralia, WI 14 Sept 1895