Welcome to GenDisasters!

What You'll Find Here.  Newspaper articles about Train Wrecks, Fires, Floods, Shipwrecks, Plane Crashes, Accidents and other disasters.  Most of these articles list the dead and injured or missing. Use the Search Box to search for your ancestors or Browse the articles by type of disaster, state or year.

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Pulaski, TN Greyhound Bus And Two Truck Crash, Dec 1958

7 DIE, 12 INJURED IN TRAFFIC CRASH.  read more »

Los Ebanos, TX Car Plunges Into River, Mar 1959

LOS EBANOS FERRY

CAR PLUNGES INTO RIVER; FIVE DROWN.  read more »

Greenville, AL Auto Plunges Into Creek, Jan 1939

7 PERISH IN AUTO PLUNGE.

ONLY ONE OF AN ALABAMA FAMILY ESCAPES WHEN CAR GOES IN CREEK.  read more »

Aberdeen, MD Bus And Car Collision, Oct 1934

FIVE NEGROES KILLED AS BUS AND CAR CRASH.  read more »