Manitowoc, WI Train And Auto Collision, Aug 1930

FIVE KILLED AT WISCONSIN CROSSING.

Manitowoc, Wis., Aug. 1. (AP) -- Three children and two women were killed today when a gas-electric train on the Northwestern road hit the touring car in which they were riding. Four other women escaped with slight injuries.
The dead:
MRS. VICTOR POVALISH, 26.
MRS. FRANK MROTEK, 30.
MARIAN MROTEK, 2.
GERTRUDE VANDERBUSH, 11.
MARTHA VANDERBUSH, 12.
Several of the bodies were badly mutilated and identification was difficult.
The crossing is four miles south of the city. Visibility is good, and officials were unable to account for the accident.

Clovis New Mexico Evening News Journal 1930-08-01