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Easton, PA Trolley Wreck, Feb 1907

TROLLEY ACCIDENT

Easton, Pa., Feb. 12.-- In a collision between trolley cars on the Northampton Traction Co.'s line just beyond the city limits EDWARD HOPKINS, a motorman, was probably fatally injured and PETER WILLIAMS, a constable of Belfast and QUINTUS HELTZMAN of Palmer township were dangerously hurt. HOPKINS legs were crushed so that they will have to be amputated.

Indiana County Gazette Pennsylvania 1907-02-13



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