Portland, OR Bridge Collapse, July 1903

BRIDGE BREAKS AND 100 PEOPLE FALL INTO A RIVER.

Portland, Ore., July 31. -- A section of the bridge which spans the Williamette River at Morrison Street, collapsed shortly after 3 o'clock this afternoon, precipitating more than one hundred people forty feet into the water. Two people are known to have been drowned and it is feared that the list of dead will be much larger when all are accounted for. Five persons are missing.
Known Dead:
MISS LOTTIE E. CAMERON, aged 16, Tenth and Gilsan Streets.
EDWARD SHANK, aged 13, 542 Second Street.
Injured:
A. JOHNSON, Piedmont.
MRS. G. H. RICHARDSON.
BEVA RICHARDSON.
IRA HART.
MRS. J. W. HICKMAN.
EVA LUCAS, Prosser, Ore., face bruised.
MARY MILLER.
GEORGE BEEDE, legs and head bruised.
CLARENCE WELLS, son of J. W. Wells, back broken.
MRS. W. H. CALVAN.
MRS. W. ANDERSON, badly bruised.
THOMAS JOHNSON.
LOUIS HARDER.
CARRIE HARDER.
EDITH HARDER.
ALMA HARDER.
MILDRED RAYMOND.
LOUIS THOMAS.
CARL MENDING.
MRS. ELLA ROYCE.
MRS. WEBBER.
ADA PARKER.
MRS. M. BELL, seriously injured.
MARIA LINHAM.
MRS. R. L. McCUMSET, side badly hurt.
R. L. McCUMSEY.
MISS KENNCOLLY.
MRS. EUGENE RAYMOND.
MISS VERLIA TRIBOU.
MRS. MARY TRIBOU.
MRS. E. J. STANARD.
AMOS NININGER, Ashland.
OLIVE SHANNON.
MRS. BROWN.
FRANK HAYNES.
C. R. ELLIOTT, arms and legs fractured.
CARL MINTIE, broken arm; otherwise badly bruised and injured.
FRANK LOVE.
CLIFFORD and HARRY MOORE, sons of Dr. Moore.
MRS. FRANK GILDAY and two children.
MRS. R. BEHRENS.
MRS. C. F. HELDART and two daughters.
MINNIE GALLOWAY, 13 years old, hurt in back.
CARL WELLS, leg and back crushed.
MRS. SWINGLETON and six-year-old daughter, severe bruises.
MRS. GEORGE BUCHS, back painfully injured.
MRS. SEYLOR.
MRS. T. C. HUMPHREY.
N. M. D. ROSE.
MRS. J. H. LITTLEJOHN.
MRS. A. M. WORREL.
MRS. L. L. ROSS.
V. C. GIDDEN, badly bruised.
MISS. F. BEGUE.

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