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Scranton, PA Block Cave In, Aug 1930

Woman Injured in Cave In.

Scranton, Pa., Aug. 27.--(AP)--One woman was injured, two homes were wrecked and a score of persons had narrow escapes from death or serious injury today when a portion of a block on Luzerne street, West Scranton, sank in a mine cave. The subsidence tore open gas and water mains and left a hole forty [illegible] in the center of the thoroughfare. Persons in the neighborhood fled from their homes.

Kokomo Tribune, Kokomo, IN 27 Aug 1930



article | by Dr. Radut