Gallipolis, OH Two Car Collision, Apr 1956

OHIO AUTO CRASH KILLS FIVE PERSONS.

Associated Press
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

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Charles Edward Jackson

Charles Jackson was my dad's brother. The cars from this accident were on display in Gallipolis and was viewed by hundreds. If anyone has original photo of the cars please let me know.