carl dittberner

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carl dittberner - | j the the of Carl Dittberner Near Death From...
| j the the of Carl Dittberner Near Death From Crash With Train Lying at the point of death in lat, lat, est reports yesterday afternoon at ; p omo na hospital, Carl L. Dittberner, that j son o f M r . and Mrs. G. Dittberner to it but is from of Irwindale avenue, was making a brave fight for life as the result of a crash between the truck he was driving and a freight train on the Union Pacific line at an intersection on the Brea canyon road last Saturday Saturday night. Dittberner, who is twenty-two years old, and possessing a host of young friends in the valley, was .. driving an orange truck thru Brea the B reaching the railroad inter- of a * > about \ Q . 45 t ni u A the f ^ u a ^ Pasa- 8 .P thebdarkness it on a h h ' h Dittberne , believed flood , f , , , , , the train had passed when he saw box cars in front of him. *,vu*.l lunger saw uux. irais 111 iro right ^ £ trai]ft howev ha4j those ! jiat ctlls l' in the r ; ar . : D be| truck struck and the im, ll UClt 5U UUli 11JV Llcl^ll, allU Lilt: Alii — uncou led the air brakes on water " - — week the the train, bringing it to a stop. The truck v/as badly demolished. With Dittberner at the time was ine Au tus M Anderson, a helper, of the I ^ Wcgt Badi ,, 0 st reet. Both men dis- j ( k t th Pomona hospital, • equip- where u was fom]d tha( . DiU berner were was o river : had sujfercd a {racturo o f a j eg and water ., a fracturcd skull and serious ' ., i culs ' and contusions . Anderson, al- th h u . eated fm . cut was not seri _ storage i ^ hm . t An ration was to com- i , ,, the After formed this week on Dittberner's in an effort to save his life. The young man is a member of a Aiier , family of brothers and sisters, 1 am * ng whom ;s ^ Dittberneri not . , , e 'ed football player at University of to, Southem California. The Chevrolet truck which was i being driven by young Diitberner of' was one operated by W. L. Fergu- ' so "> the insurance being carried by thru | thc General Motors company, known i School Mail Talks as, This!

Clipped from Covina Argus19 Jan 1934, FriPage 1

Covina Argus (Covina, California)19 Jan 1934, FriPage 1
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