Chaffee, WV Train Jumps the Track, May 1913

Trespasser Killed in Wreck.

Special to the Inquirer.

CUMBERLAND, Md. May 16. -- Albert Robinette, aged 38, of Cumberland, was instantly killed and Oscar Deberry, of Hubbard, W. Val, slightly injured this afternoon when eight loaded coal cars at the rear end of the train jumped the track near Chaffee, W. Va., on the Western Maryland Railroad and were piled up in a wreck. Both were trespassers. Robinette was a stack painter and leaves a wife and small children.

Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 17 May 1913