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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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Jennings, KS Train Wreck, Sept 1930

ORDERS CONFUSED IN FATAL WRECK  read more »

Deveres Station, CA Runaway Freight Cars Crash into Train, Sept 1907

FIVE KILLED IN RAILWAY WRECK

Long String of Freight Cars Dash Down Steep Grade on Santa Fe in California.  read more »

Kokomo, IN Train Wreck, Dec 1889

FRIGHTFUL WRECK.

A Northbound Train Crashed Into by a Southbound Train.  read more »



by Dr. Radut