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Springfield, MA Train Wreck, Mar 1910

EXPRESS OFF RAILS

Two Mail Clerks and an Engineer Badly Injured.

ACCIDENT AT SPRINGFIELD, MASS.

Springfield, Mass., March 15--Two mail clerks and an engineer were seriously injured today when the New York express, bound for Springfield from New York on the New York, New Haven & Hartford railroad, jumped the rails in the southern end of the city.

The engine rolled down the bank to the edge of the Connecticut river while two small cars, a baggage car, and a passenger car left the rails.

St. Albans Daily Messenger, St. Albans, VT 15 Mar 1910



article | by Dr. Radut