Chicago, IL Train Wreck, Jul 1903

Hundred People Are Thrown Into Panic

Only One Person Seriously Hurt in Wreck of Suburban Train in Chicago.

Chicago, July 21.-Miss Kate Minard, a passenger, was seriously injured and 100 others thrown into a panic by the wrecking of a Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific suburban train at Forty-Seventh street today. The wreck was caused by a head-on collision. The forward car was telescoped, immediately caught fire and was burned.

Salt Lake Telegram, Salt Lake City, UT 21 Jul 1903