Stambaugh, PA Train Accident, Jun 1892
A Brakeman's Mishap.
Jacob Gitlers a Southwest railroad brakeman, while swinging from the side of a car to watch a hot box, Saturday morning, was struck by a switch bar at Stambaugh and knocked from the train, inflicting a serious scalp wound and breaking the malor bone of the face. He was taken to his home at Hunker that afternoon.
The Courier, Connellsville, PA 10 Jun 1892
Transcribed by Linda Horton. Thank you, Linda!