Clipped From The Scranton Republican

lindaoleary1 Member Photo

Clipped by lindaoleary1

 - One Dead, Two Dying As Result of Accidents Boy...
One Dead, Two Dying As Result of Accidents Boy Succumbs to Injuries When Struck by Car in Dun - more Two Men Hurt One boy was killed and five other people Injured, two of them probably fatally. In four automobile accidents In Lackawanna county yesterday. Two of the mishaps occurred In this city, one In Dunmore and the other in Elmhurst early last evening. Walter Heil, ten, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Heil, of 3U Mill street. Dun - more, died at the State hospital at 2:35 o'clock yesterday afternoon as the result result of Injuries suffered yesterday morning, when he was struck by an au tomobile owned by Dr. J. D. Lewis, of North Scranton, president of the Lackawanna Lackawanna County Medical society, and driven by Thomas Davis, Jr., of 237 Ferdinand street. The accident occurred occurred near the plant of the Dunmore Lumber company on Blakely street. when the boy Is said to have run out Into the street after a football. He topped when Davis sounded his horn, witnesses say, only to start out again and run directly into' the path of the machine. His skull was fractured. The funeral will be held Saturday morning, with services at the home at 10 o'clock, and burial In the William Street cemetery. cemetery. East Scranton. Davis (rave himself up to the police following the accident, and later entered entered $2,000 ball before Jtdge H. M. 3 Edwards, pending the outcome of the kiy's Injuries. He will enter new hall lis morn ig on a manslaughter charge. in Elmhurst Mishap. traexs. The driver, whose name could not be learned, and who was the least seriously injured, evidently lost con trol of the car, which was going up the grade. , As It overturned, the three men were pinned under It, and two of them bad r injured. They were rushed to the State hospital here and late last night their condition was described as guarded. The men are Andrew Davison Davison 25, of 130 Ridge street. Dunmore, and George Wanda. C6. of 6SS Warren street. Dunmore. Davison was badly bruised about the head and face. Dickson City Han Injured Georr Ciially. Jr.. 18, of 1101 Main street, Dickson City, Is at the Scranton l'rlvate hospital, with a fractured fractured leg, as the result of the third accident, at Green Ridge and G'li'dner avenue yesterday afternoon. Ciially was driving a car east oft Green Ridge street, while Harry Wheatly. of 220 Green Ridge street, was driving west - on the same thoroughfare, and at Girdner turned to go south. The two machines collided at the Intersection. Martha Napky. of 1104 Main street, Dickson City, and Joseph Ramlck, of 1007 Lincoln avenue Dick - eon Citj - , occupants of Chally's car. escaped tfnlnjured. The impact of the collision c Tried the 'cars up on the curbstone, a fire hydrant being broken off. Motorcycle ivurolman

Clipped from
  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 05 Oct 1922, Thu,
  3. Page 1

lindaoleary1 Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in