Marvin L Krout fatal accident-Nov 1974

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Marvin L Krout fatal accident-Nov 1974 - Four men died in separate York County accidents...
Four men died in separate York County accidents over the weekend, including a York City man who was found in his burning autoat his home. The victims were Samuel M. Day, York; Marvin L. Krout, Shrewsbury; Lester L. Shuler. New Cumberland, and Thomas C. Leiphart.Hellam RD 12. Day. 32. of 438 W. Hope Ave., was found dead by City Police at 5:35 a.m. Sunday on the front seat of his car whose doors were locked and from which smoke was pouring when they arrived. They reportedly smashed a window to pull the man from the auto and found he was already dead. An investigation is being made into the cause of the fire and circumstances surrounding the death of Day. police said. The exact time and cause of death were not given pending an autopsy to be performed performed by Coroner Kathryn L. Fourhman. today. A one-vehicle one-vehicle one-vehicle accident on the Red-Lion-Delta Red-Lion-Delta Red-Lion-Delta Red-Lion-Delta Red-Lion-Delta Road at the site of the new Red Lion Middle School, one mile north of Collinsville, Saturday about 9:30 p.m. claimed the life of Marvin L. Krout, 31. Shrewsbury. State Police in York said Krout was being pursued by York Township Police at a high rate of speed when his truck went out of control and struck a small bank and rolled over. Krout was reportedly thrown from the truck, which roiled over him, police said. About 158 feet of skid marks were found on the roadway by police and the late model truck Krout was driving traveled about 117 feet into a field, according to police. Police reportedly were chasing Krout following an incident at the Lion's Den in Red Lion for charges of disorderly conduct, conduct, resisting arrest and assault on a police officer. Krout was pronounced dead by Lina Coulson, a county deptuy coroner. An autopsy performed on Krout showed the cause of death was severe injuries of the chest. Mr. Krout was employed as a truck driver for a construction company. Surviving him are his parents. Mrs. Ruby Krout. Glen Rock RD 3, and Irvin W. Krout, Glen Rock RD 1; a twin brother, Mervin L. Krout. New Freedom RD I ; two other brothers. Maurice Krout, Windsor RD 1. and Leonard E. Krout, New Freedom RD 1; and two sisters. Mrs. Doris Glatfelter. Seven Valleys RD 2. and H. Marie Krout. Glen Rock RD 3. The Rev. Richard M. Kidd, pastor of Turnpike Baptist Church. Shrewsbury, will officiate at the funeral Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Hartenstein Mortuary. Second and Franklin Streets, New Freedom. Burial will be in Shrewsbury Lutheran Cemetery. See 4 DIE Page 13

Clipped from York Daily Record18 Nov 1974, MonPage 1

York Daily Record (York, Pennsylvania)18 Nov 1974, MonPage 1
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