Tavenor, TX Automobile And Train Collision, July 1926
TWO KILLED AT GRADE CROSSING NEAR RICHMOND TODAY.
By Associated Press.
Richmond, Texas, July 1. -- LEO JURIK, aged 11, white youth, and ED BROWN, negro, were killed when their automobile was hit by a Southern Pacific passenger train near Tavenor, 11 miles west of here today.
ROBERT JURIK, aged 18, was seriously hurt. Engineer Hardin said the automobile suddenly showed up on the crossing before he had time to stop the train.
Consicana Semi-Weekly Light Texas 1926-07-02