Indio, CA (near) Auto And Truck Collision, Nov 1959


Indio, Calif. - (UPI) - Six persons - two young couples and their infant sons - were killed Tuesday when their car smashed head-on into a large truck loaded with 20 tons of canned goods.
California highway patrolmen said the driver of the car apparently fell asleep. The crash occurred about 40 miles east of here on a narrow bridge.
The victims were identified as:
ARLO T. WAGGONER, 22, National City, California;
his wife, BEVERLY, 20;
and their son, TOMMY, 18 months;
JAMES B. BROWER, 21, Des Moines, Iowa;
his wife, JUDITH ANN;
and their son, MICHAEL, 1.

Pantagraph Bloomington Illinois 1959-11-04