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Titusville, PA Terrible Railroad Accident, Aug 1865

THE TITUSVILLE SLAUGHTER.

FRIGHTFUL RAILROAD ACCIDENT AT TITUSVILLE - SIX PERSONS KILLED AND NINE SERIOUSLY INJURED - INDIGNATION OF THE PEOPLE - VERDICT OF THE JURY - THE ROAD CENSURED.  read more »

Summitville, NY Train Wreck, Aug 1908

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PASSENGERS ESCAPE.

No One Hurt When Train Crashes Through String of Cars.  read more »

Ely's Station, IN Farmer Hit by Train, Aug 1907

George Greenwald, the Knox county farmer who was struck by an E. & T. H.

Evansville, IN Train Kits Aged Man, Aug 1907

John Mayerman, the aged colored man struck and run over by an L. & N. Train near the Ingle coal mine at 2 o'clock yesterday morning died a few hours later at St.