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1889 - A TERRIBLE ACCIDENT.

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Lansing, Mich., Oct. 13. - While the wrecking crew was engaged in cleaing away the freight wreck on the Lansing & Trannet Railway today, the hoisting beam of the steam derrick fell upon a group of over a dozen men.

Killed were, PETER QUINN, conductor of the construction train, of West Bay City; GEORGE RUBY, of Jackson, a machinist, and JOHN TENTILE, a brakeman, of Bay City.

The two former leave families. The other men escaped injury.


Sandusky Ohio Gazette
Sandusky, Ohio
November 13, 1889

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