Erie Raliroad Lawsuit Article 2

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the Turkey a a was cost invested and In Greek calling 51,200,000) Insull the under of agricultural Plaintiff Rests h-Iigotino Case Supreme Court Trial Is to Recover Damages for Erie Train Crash Shortly before noon today plaintiff rested his case and the was taken up in the negligence action brought by Calogero Ligotino of Highland against the Railroad Company. The case started last week and recessed over the week-end. Plaintiff sues in Supreme Court to recover damages to his Dodge truck which struck by a train at a grade crossing at Harriman in 1934- Plaintiff claims he was driving home from New York during darkness and as he approached grade crossing being used as a detour during work on the main highway, his truck stalled on tracks when a flagman approached and waved a red light He unable to start the truck and and his son jumped in time to avoid injury but the car was damaged. Joseph Ligotino testified that did not see the flasher lights the crossing before the crash that a flagman walked out lantern as they approached and 28 the lantern and signaled them to stop. ±«s father stopped I * e fcTM* which stalled on the j trees i tracks. Young Ligotino today.' Dashers were not working i car approached the tracks and; ship's I tnai . »**eis the track stalled the ky; Sagsnan was sent up the "^'*^?TT? 2T^ ' ffifSpm i ?·'·*·· ·*?·**» j*J?T? ; returned to the .scene before· i t5w train reached the" crossing. 12:30 a.;said he saw no train as preached ihe crossing bat listed-'after-he got oat of the truck I the flagman started up {he he saw light of ihe approaching j train. After the crash the B?r i'was against the flaster TOter. am the fiasher was ihen

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  1. The Kingston Daily Freeman,
  2. 28 Oct 1940, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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