Train wreck of 1911 mentioned in the New York Times.
SIX KILLED IN COLLISION. Victims Were Riding on Pilot of Engine Engine Which Ran Into Local Train. ASHLAND, Ky.. Jan. - 2. Six persona were killed last night In a wreck on MpUefa Creek Railway, near Van Lear, a few miles above Paints ville.. Ky. Four of the .victims were, passengers and the others trainmen. ' k .. Y The accident was caused toy a collision between a locomotive and - three coal car8 of a mixed train, which broke away while the accommodation was coming down tho branch line to connect with the Chcsaneake & Ohio passenger train nt Van Lear. The mixed train ran into mo Thai IaaJ mATi urorai . 411niy ,, he nllot of the locomotive. 1