Taylor, TX Runaway Accident, Oct 1912

Killed In Runaway.

Farmer Thrown from Wagon and Run Over Near Taylor.

Special to the News.
Taylor, Tex., Oct. 15.-While JOHN MATHOSKA, a Bohemian farmer, residing on Dry Brushy Creek, southeast of Taylor, was returning to his home yesterday evening with his wagon loaded with colored cotton pickers, his team of mules became frightened and ran away. MOTHOSKA was thrown from his wagon and killed. The wheels of the vehicle passed over his head, crushing his skull and death ensuing. MATHOSKA leaves a widow and several children. He moved here from Austin County a few years ago.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 16 Oct 1912