Mahanoy City, PA Train Accident, Aug 1915

MAHONOY CITY [sic].---Run down by a Schuylkill Railway car on the outskirts of this city last night, as he lay asleep across the tracks. Michael Haley, of Jacksons, was perhaps fatally injured.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 18 Aug 1915

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Michael Healy killed by train

Michael Healy was my Great Uncle and my Great Great Grandmother required medical attention at the scene.

Thanks for including this information.