Bonham, TX Run Over by Train in Railyard, Apr 1905
STRUCK BY MOVING TRAIN.
One Killed and One Mangled at Railway Crossing in Bonham.
SPECIAL TO THE NEWS.
Bonham, Tex., April 21. -- West Wethersby and Pink Bailey were run over tonight in the Texas and Pacific yards by a freight car. Wethersby was killed outright and Bailey horribly mangled. The two men attempted to cross the track in front of a moving train, when they were struck.
Wethersby was dragged across the street, and was removed from beneath the wheels a mangled mass of flesh and bones.
Bailey's right leg was mashed and will have to be amputated and he is otherwise seriously injured.
Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 22 Apr 1905