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 - . l ENGINE RAMS BOX CARS Crew Escapes Injury as...
. l ENGINE RAMS BOX CARS Crew Escapes Injury as Train Plunges ': .1 ... From Track. . An engineer and a fireman escaped injury late Friday when a switch engine; on the Belt ' railway ' was derailed after crashing into the rear of a cut of empty freight cars at East - '.Michigan street.': - . ... ' . One freight car was wrecked' and thrown on to the pilot of the locomotive. .. . - . , An emergency squad in the charge of Bergeant Charles Hodges investigated the crash and learned that the i engine, with Herman Altaian. ,121 East Raymond street, engineer,' and John L. Marshall. 2909 North Dale street, was southwest bound, around a curve. The freight cars were not in motion. , Altman said he did not see the freight cars until it was too late to avoid the crash.. Both the engineer and the , fireman remained In the cab of .the locomotive. The curve in the tracks prevented Altman from ( seeing the cars, it was said. - Responsibility for the accident was not determined. ; . . , ..' : f

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 13 Apr 1929, Sat,
  3. Page 17

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