John Cotner Jul 13, 1923 The Checotah Times
Serious Auto Accident,^ , Shortly after noon last Friday Mr. and Mrs. John Cotner, twoof daughters and one son, who were enroute to their home at Kusa iot- lowing a visit at Vian, Okla,, were the victims of-an auto accident at the north end of Broadway, just in front of the Oddfellows ^ ^ . ^, i , Just as ttey were m the act of tarnmg the comer m front of the HoAe the steermg wheel locked and the car plunged into the ditch and turned cbmplfitely^ over into the Home yard. Mrs. Cotner and One of the daughters were severely cut about the h^ad while the rest of the party were ^adly bruised and lacerated. The two ladies; were taken to Dr. Snelson's office where their wounds were treated and the party resumed their trip homeward late in the afternoon.