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What You'll Find Here.  Newspaper articles about Train Wrecks, Fires, Floods, Shipwrecks, Plane Crashes, Accidents and other disasters.  Most of these articles list the dead and injured or missing. Use the Search Box to search for your ancestors or Browse the articles by type of disaster, state or year.

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Brighton, MA Auto and Trolley Collision, May 1910

AGED PIANO MERCHANT KILLED.  read more »

Middletown, NY Auto Crashes Into Wall, May 1910

AUTO RUNS INTO STONE WALL.  read more »

Bennington, VT Trolley and Auto Collision, May 1910

TROLLEY CRASHES INTO AUTOMOBILE.  read more »

Kennebunkport, ME Freight Trains Collide, Dec 1873

EASTERN RAILROAD DISASTER.

COLLISION OF FREIGHT TRAINS.

ENGINES AND CARS WRECKED.

THREE MEN KILLED AND TWO INJURED.

THE PASSENGER TRAIN SAFE.

TRAINS DELAYED BY THE BREAK.  read more »



by Dr. Radut