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 - when travelling into the city. Blind Creasing....
when travelling into the city. Blind Creasing. Both approaches to tha crossing, crossing, which forms a ridge across tha road, are blind.- blind.- Approaching the city there it a sharp right curve at tha crossing. Pollen Investigating the 'accident 'accident as Id they were later told by Less a that he was travelling about 33 miles aa hour when he was blinded by lights. The ear. after reaching the tracks, failed completely- completely- to . make tha turn, continuing straight ahead. -.' -.' . "- "- The machine ripped oft the top planks f a white-washed white-washed white-washed -few -few font high wooden fence Immediately Immediately alongside the road, shooting Into the air and glanced off the iron guard rail which run along tne eage of the Dank. Police estimated the car trav ailed- ailed- 113 feet through tha air before landing in the water upside down and 30 feet out from the bank.'. -' -' Noise of the crash attracted many motorists to tha scene, and soma helped the car occupants to tne snort before police and fire men arrived.. Miss Stonier carried Into tha home of the CPJt bridge master, pending arrival of Landrevllle't ambu lance, and then waa removed to hospital.

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  1. The Ottawa Journal,
  2. 16 May 1939, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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