Braceville, IL Horse's Kick Fatal to Braceville Man, July 1912

Peter P. Anderson Dies Within Thirty Minutes After Accident- Rib Penetrates Liver.

Braceville, IL.,July 17 - Peter P. Anderson, a well known resident of Braceville, was killed yesterday afternoon as the result of being kicked by a horse which he was harnessing. He was kicked in the side and a broken rib penetrated his liver, causing him to bleed to death within thirty minutes.

The deceased was 58 years of age and leaves a widow but no children. He was an old-time miner. Of late years he conducted a small farm on the outskirts of Braceville

An inquest was conducted by Dr. Stockdale of Coal City, and a verdict of accidental death was rendered.

The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon, with services at the home at 3 o'clock. Interment in the Gardner-Braceville cemetary.

Morris Daily Herald 1912-07-17