Gallipolis, OH Two Car Collision, Apr 1956
OHIO AUTO CRASH KILLS FIVE PERSONS.
Gallipolis, Ohio - Two cars collided near here early today, killing all five occupants of both vehicles.
The state highway patrol identified the victims as:
ALFRED KERNS, 22, of Clifton, W. Va.;
and his passengers EUGENE HARLEY TROSPER, 25, of Clifton, and KERMIT EDWARDS, 19, of Letart, W. Va.;
JOHN ASBURY, 21, of nearby Kenauga;
and his passenger CHARLES EDWARD JACKSON, 16, of Kanauga.
The patrol said ASBURY'S southbound car rounded a curve and collided with KERNS' northbound auto.
Mt. Vernon Register-News Illinois 1956-04-23