Indianapolis, IN Train Wreck, Sept 1912
THREE KILLED AND AS MANY HURT IN WRECK
Special to The Syracuse Herald.
Indianapolis. Sept. 18.â€”Three persons met death and three others sustained injuries when a switch engine in the Brightwood yards of the Big Four railroad crashed into an empty lumber car early to-day.
The dead: M. P. CHRISTIE, switchman, Indianapolis; EDWIN FOOKS of Columbus, O.; ROY BURTON, address unknown.
The injured; HARRY SMALL, 19, Aberdeen, O.; LAWRENCE PAGGETT, 18, Loveland, O.; WALTER C. CLINE, 20, Cincinnati. O.
Five of the victims were circus employes [sic] and were making their way to their Ohio homes by an inexpensive method.
Syracuse Herald, Syracuse, NY 18 Sept 1912