Sponenberg, Annie

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Sponenberg, Annie - WOMAN, HURT IN ACCIDENT, DIES Mrs. Annie...
WOMAN, HURT IN ACCIDENT, DIES Mrs. Annie Sponenberg, Berwick, Fatally Injur, ed Near Home Mrs. Annie Sponenberg, Berwick, was fatally injured last evening when struck by the automobile of William Revert, 18, of Bloomsburg, as the woman crossed the street near her home. She died a short time later in Berwick Hospital. According to witnesses, Mrs. Sponenberg, Sponenberg, a widow, crossed the stree; to the home of a neighbor, spent some time there and then proceeded to a nearby store to purchase ice cream. As she started across the street to her home, she was struck by the Revert car and hurled considerable considerable distance. Revert stopped and assisted in conveying the woman to the hospital, hospital, where she died a short time later, victim of a skull fracture and internal injuries. Revert was taken before a justice and later released in his own recognizance, recognizance, pending the outcome of a coroner's inquest. Mrs. Sponenberg's only sunivor is a brother.

Clipped from Shamokin News-Dispatch22 May 1939, MonPage 3

Shamokin News-Dispatch (Shamokin, Pennsylvania)22 May 1939, MonPage 3
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