Clipped From Tucson Daily Citizen
a way dry at of east of Tuba City. Verna Gerchman, 35, of Phoenix was burned to death Saturday wh'en the gas tank of the car she was riding in dragged on the pavement of U.S. 60 near Superior and caught fire, the highway patrol patrol said. The driver, Lawrence R. Gerchman, 44, and a passenger, passenger, Lanford Gage 22, of Phoenix Phoenix were in critical condition at Maricopa County Hospital. Esther Wescogame, 51, of Peach Springs, died after the car she was riding in overturned overturned and ejected her, the highway patrol said. The mishap occurred about three .miles east of Truxton on U.S. 66.