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Welcome to GenDisasters!

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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Mt. Chestnut, PA Bus Accident, May 1929

TWENTY-ONE ARE INJURED AS BUS TURNS OVER TWICE.  read more »

Huntsville, TX Two Truck Collision, Jun 1938

WOMEN NARROWLY ESCAPE ROAD DEATH.  read more »

Stephenville, TX Bus And Truck Collision, Jun 1938

STEPHENVILLE BUS-TRUCK CRASH KILLS FOUR; HURTS 21.

FLAMES ENVELOP AUTOS FIGURING IN WRECK.  read more »

Klamath Falls, OR Bus And Auto Collision, Apr 1949

BUS-AUTO CRASH KILLS 2, HURTS 4.  read more »



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