Welcome to GenDisasters!

What You'll Find Here.  Newspaper articles about Train Wrecks, Fires, Floods, Shipwrecks, Plane Crashes, Accidents and other disasters.  Most of these articles list the dead and injured or missing. Use the Search Box to search for your ancestors or Browse the articles by type of disaster, state or year.

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Mountain Home, ID Two Vehicle Crash, Jul 1997

NAPERVILLE FAMILY DIES IN COLLISION ON VACATION.

FRIENDS RECALL COUPLE, 2 DAUGHTERS AS ACTIVE.  read more »

Rosendale, WI Chain Reaction Crash, Sep 1996

CHAIN-REACTION SCHOOL BUS CRASH KILLS FIVE.  read more »

Okemah, OK Auto Accident Kills Five, July 1994

OKLAHOMA CRASH KILLS MILWAUKEE FAMILY OF 5.  read more »

Jacksonville, FL Collision On I-95, Mar 1999

LANE SWITCHING LEADS TO I-95 CRASH KILLING 5.  read more »