Allaben, NY Killed On The Track, Apr 1893

A SECTION HAND KILLED ON THE TRACK.

Rondout, N. Y., April 26. -- JOHN JOHNSTON of Brodhead's Bridge was killed on the track of the Ulster and Delaware Railroad near Allaben this morning. JOHNSTON, who is deaf, was walking on the track when a train coming east struck him. He was sixty years old and a section hand.

The New York Times New York 1893-04-27