Tinley Park, IL Truck And Car Collision, Apr 1958


Chicago (AP) - A 23-year-old Chicago man died today of injuries suffered in an auto-truck collision Sunday, increasing to five, the death toll in the accident near suburban Tinley Park.
The victim, RAYMOND RHODES, died in Oak Park Infirmary. He had been hospitalized since the collision.
Reported in serious condition at the infirmary was ROBERT J. BARWEGAN, 21, the only survivor of the crash. BARWEGAN and RHODES were passengers in the auto.
Killed in the accident Sunday were two 17-year-old girls, JUDITH C. FLAISHAKER, of Chicago and SHARON HOHMANN of suburban Evergreen Park; and HARVEY E. REYNOLDS, 30, Saybrook; and ANDREW G. DODSON, 70, of Ellsworth.
The teen-age girls were passengers in the auto. The two men were riding in the truck.
REYNOLDS was the driver of the truck.

Mt. Vernon Register-News Illinois 1958-04-21