Whitefield, NH Head On Crash Kills Two, Jun 1955

TWO KILLED, ONE HURT IN HEAD-ON CRASH.

State AP News.
Whitefield, June 6 - EDWARD MacLELLAN, 22, of Dalton was reported in critical condition today as the result of a head-on automobile collision that killed two other youths.

Fatally injured when two cars crashed into each other on Route 3 here Saturday night were RICHARD BLOOD, 22, of Gilman, Vt. a Navy veteran of the Korean War; and THOMAS J. DELANY, JR., 24, of Whitefield.

State Police said a car operated by DELANY collided with one believed to have been operated by MacLELLAN. BLOOD was in the MacLELLAN vehicle.

The two deaths boosted New Hampshire's 1955 highway fatality toll to 50.

Nashua Telegraph New Hampshire 1955-06-06