Duyvil, NY Telephone Pole Guy Wire Accident, Apr 1911


New York, N. Y., April 29.---Three men were instantly killed and nine more are believed to have been mortally injured late this afternoon when a gang of laborers who were pulling down a telegraph pole dropped a guy wire against the third rail of the New York Central railroad, at Duyvil. Fifteen men had hold of the wire.

Grand Forks Herald, Grand Forks, ND 30 Apr 1911