Bryan, AL Train Wreck, May 1903
THIS ACCOUNT OF A WRECK IS NOT PADDED
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 27.-Two freights on the Southern Railway, one of them a double header, collided near Bryan, Ala., today. The dead:
FATALLY HURT-Engineer Johnson, Brakeman J. D. Hill.
Both trains were destroyed by fire.
Reno Evening Gazette, Reno, NV 27 May 1903
DIES IN COLLISION.
Crash of Freights on Southern Railroads Ends Fatally.
Birmingham, Ala, May 27.-Two freights on the Southern railway, one of them a double header, collided near Bryan, Alabama, this morning. The dead are:
The missing are:
Three firemen were fatally hurt, also Engineer Johnson and Brakeman Hill. Both trains were destroyed by fire.
Ottumwa Daily Courier, Ottumwa, IA 27 May 1903