1874 Railroad Accident

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1874 Railroad Accident - TERRIBLE RAILROAD ACCIDENT REPORTED COLLISION...
TERRIBLE RAILROAD ACCIDENT REPORTED COLLISION OF TWO PASSENGER TRAINS. Cincinnati. Sept. 24. Rumors are current here of a terrible accident, said to have occurred last night on the Baltimore Baltimore and Ohio railroad, between Smith-ton Smith-ton Smith-ton and West Union, West Virginia It is stated that two passencer trains collided with terrific force, and that the wreck afterward took fire, and was burned. It is reported that a large number of passengers were killed and injured. lhe railroad authorities positively re fuse to furnish any information.

Clipped from Daily Record of the Times25 Sep 1874, FriPage 1

Daily Record of the Times (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania)25 Sep 1874, FriPage 1
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