Manchester, TN Auto Hits Parked Truck, July 1939

FOUR IN FAMILY KILLED AS CAR HITS PARKED TRUCK.

Manchester, Tenn. -- (AP) -- Five members of a Coffee county family left home Saturday by automobile for a visit to Detroit.
Forty-five minutes later four were dead and the fifth critically injured -- victims of a collision with a parked truck.
The dead were D. T. LEWIS, 67 year old merchant; his wife, 58; a son, CLEBERT LEWIS, 38; and HILARY COOPER, 36, son of MRS. LEWIS by a previous marriage. MARVIN LEWIS, 29, suffered internal injuries.

Capital Times Madison Wisconsin 1939-07-30

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Hello, was there a male infant that was left orphaned due to this accident? I am trying to locate my father's real parents who passed away in a vehicle accident. He was born May 20, 1939 and was adopted by Clifford Paul Reeves and Ethel (Skelton) Reeves.