Death of very young Patrick Casey, son of Edward Casey of Powderly Rd, following fatal injury while trying to jump on gravity coal cars. He likely died of blood loss and shock, as one leg was badly mangled from being caught under coal car wheels.

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 20 Jun 1890, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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  • — Death of very young Patrick Casey, son of Edward Casey of Powderly Rd, following fatal injury while trying to jump on gravity coal cars. He likely died of blood loss and shock, as one leg was badly mangled from being caught under coal car wheels.

    Clipped by janeydeew – 10 Aug 2014