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Hagerstown, IN Tornado, Mar 1917

Richmond, Ind., March 12.-- Two children were killed and a man fatally injured Sunday afternoon in western Wayne county, when the tornado that swept Newcastle traveled southeast toward Hagerstown, six  read more »

Crown Point, IN Tornado, May 1917

Hammond, Ind., May 28.  read more »

Lawrenceburg, IN Storm, Feb 1832

Near this time [February 1832] there occurred an accident that cast a gloom over the town.  read more »

Lafayette, IN Parachute Accident, Jul 1905

AERONAUT INJURED.

Crowd at Lafayette Sees Parachute Jumper Nearly Dragged to Death.

Aeronaut Fatally Injured.  read more »