Dallas, TX Fell from Trolley Pole, Mar 1909

SKULL IS CRUSHED.

Dallas Street Railway Employe[sic] Fatally Injured.

DALLAS, March 27.---Curtis Durrett, an electrician in the employ of the street railway, received injuries this morning which may cause his death. He was at work on a trolley pole, when the pole broke, precipitating the man cross the ties to the trick[sic]. His skull was fractured and he was rushed to the city hospital.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX 27 Mar 1909