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Bennetts Switch, IN Traction Train Accident, Feb 1908


PERU, Ind., Feb. 2.---Alfred King, Mrs. Alfred Kling and the former's brother, Ora Kling, were killed today at Bennetts switch, thirteen miles south of this city, by being run down on the crossing of the Indiana Union Traction line by a Fort Wayne and Indianapolis limited car speeding at the rate of thirty-five miles an hour.

The Lexington Herald. Lexington, KY 3 Feb 1908

article | by Dr. Radut