Gibson City, IL Auto And Train Crash, May 1932
FAMILY OF SEVEN KILLED ON CROSSING.
AUTOMOBILE STRUCK BY PASSENGER TRAIN.
Gibson City, Ill., May 15 (AP) - An entire family of seven was wiped out tonight in a grade crossing accident when their car was struck by an Illinois Central passenger train near here.
The dead are:
MRS. LEWIS REES, 47;
and her children LEROY, 20; DELMAR, 14; RAYMOND, 10; CECIL, 9; NORVILLE, 7; and MARTHA ELLEN, 6.
They were returning to their farm home at nearby Saybrook from a visit with MRS. REES' brother when the accident occurred.
The Scranton Republican Pennsylvania 1932-05-16