jacksonville daily journal 23 may 1926 page 10

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23 may 1926 page 10 - OFFICER AND PRISONER INJURED IN ACCIDENT l>epnf...
OFFICER AND PRISONER INJURED IN ACCIDENT l>epnf \ .shei II . Charles Plr**s and • V' ,-ntt lltMkiitK lt****'lve Inlui- Its When Car I'uiils Tlirth*. Deputy Sheriff Chari«*» C. Pin s whs slightly injure<| and Ryron Hocking r**ceived injuries about the head late Krhlay afternoon when a car. sal I t«» have been driven by t.ieorae Sou/a of this dtv, cofHd«*«l with the car driven by the deputy sheriff. That neither i’ir«*s nor Hock lug re«’«lv- ed serious injuries Is marvelled at by those who w**re at the scene of the accident shortly after it hap pened. Hoth of the men «cu tak«'ii to Passavant Hospital where It was found that the officer had a bruised hand and Hocking was suffering from scalp wounds. Deputy Sheriff i'ir**s had just placed Hocking tinder arrest on a drunkenness charge on North * East strent and was driving south on the street with his prison**r I preparatory to taking him t*» the j county jail. Souza was driving ; west on East Readier avenue and his car Is said to have struck the! rear of Pires’ car. throwing it in- j to the curbin' ^nd turning i' turtle. turtle. The deputy sheriff was pinned under th«* wrecked vehicle and Hocking v . ms thrown clear of th** car onto the pavement. A number of persons attracted by th** noise >f tlo* accident « «me t»> Mr I%r« tssistance and lifted th** car off him ami an ambulance was called and Hocking was sent to the h«>*< plfal. Th«* d«p*|ty sheriff went to the hospital later and receiv«*d medical attention The ttUtofncd>ile‘ a Ford touring touring car, whs bacRy damaged, the top. windshield nad fenders being being broken off and two wh«*«ds demolished. demolished. Mr. Souza’a cur was n«»t damaged to any extent | ) I j

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  1. The Jacksonville Daily Journal,
  2. 23 May 1926, Sun,
  3. Page 10

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