Railroad Fireman Dies From Hurts Injuries suffered when he fell or was thrown from the cab of a moving freight train north of Provo 12 days ago, proved fatal Monday night for Welton F. Vance, 27, Salt Lake City railroad employee, employee, in a Salt Lake City hospital. hospital. Following the accident, Vance was found lying near the track. Relatives believe he was thrown from the cab by an unexpected lurch of the train. Vance was born May 7, 1910, in Alpine, a son of L. J. and Mary Frances Ferrell Vance. His wife, Emma Afton Rice Vance; mother, daughter, four brothers and two sisters survive.