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Harrisburg, PA Trolley - Wagon Wreck, Jan 1908

A trolley car struck the cart on which Lewis Ginsburg, of Harrisburg, was riding, throwing him to the ground The horse became frightened and trampled Ginsburg so badly that his skull was crushed and he died on the way to the hospital.

New Oxford Item, New Oxford, PA 2 Jan 1908



article | by Dr. Radut