Buffalo, NY Head On Crash On Bridge, June 1961

SEVEN KILLED IN AUTOMOBILE CRASH.

CARS COLLIDE ON OVERPASS.

Buffalo, N.Y. (AP) - Seven persons were killed Sunday night in a head-on collision of two automobiles on a hump-backed overpass that has a blind approach at each end.
Killed were:
MRS. FLORENCE BENBYNEK, 39, of Depew;
her daughters, DIANE, 20, and ELAINE, 15;
LEON KORCHOFF, 18;
and DONALD HILLER, 17, both of Cheektowaga;
ROSE MARIE PALEWODZONSKI, 19, of Depew;
and CORNELIUS SPERDUTI, 22, of Lockport.
The only survivor was ANTHONY BENBYNEK, 22, whose mother and sisters were killed.

Mt. Vernon Register-News Illinois 1961-06-26