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Connellsville, PA Train Accident, Oct 1907

Otis Ryal, freight brakeman on the Coal Lick Run Railroad, was killed in a freight wreck at the East Connellsville coke works. He was 23 years old and lived in Uniontown.

The Indiana Democrat, Indiana, PA 16 Oct 1907



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