Winnetaka, IL Auto Wreck, Jun 1906


Chicago People Hurt, Two Fatally, in Automobile Accident.

Chicago, Ill., June 10.--Four persons were injured, two of them fatally, today by the overturning of an automobile near Winnetaka, twenty miles north. The accident was caused by the bursting of a tire. Those fatally injured were Miss Alvine Panger and Walter Steffens. The latter was the chauffeur. Mrs. Marget Panger, a sister, and Mrs. John Panger, mother of the young woman, the other occupants of the car were badly bruised and may have sustained internal injuries.

The party was returning from a visit to the residence of Louis F. Swift, the packer, in Lake Forest. All are residents of Chicago.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 11 Jun 1906