Wamego, KS Auto And Trailer Truck Crash, Jul 1958

SIX KILLED IN A HEAD-ON AUTO AND TRUCK COLLISION.

Wamego, Kan. (AP) - Six persons were killed today in the head-on collision of a car and an empty automobile transport truck three miles west of Wamego on U.S. 24.
The dead, all occupants of the car, were identified as:
MR. and MRS. E. B. COON, Bonner Springs, Kan.;
MR. and MRS. HENRY BERRYMAN, Cross Timbers, Mo.;
T. A. BERRYMAN, Kansas City, Kan.;
and PAMELA FORD, 10, Indianapolis.
COON was 58, HENRY BERRYMAN, 65. Other ages were unavailable.
The truck driver, MARVIN HUNTOON, Wayne, Mich., was shaken up but was not believed injured seriously.
Both the car and the truck were damaged badly.
The accident occurred in a heavy rain.

The Ottawa Herald Kansas 1958-07-17