Mt. Pleasant, MI Two Car Crash Kills Seven, Sep 1964


Mt. Pleasant, Mich. (AP) - Seven persons, including three young sisters and their brother, were killed late yesterday when two cars collided on a rain-slicked road 10 miles southeast of this central Michigan community.
State police said one auto, containing six persons, skidded in front of the other car. No one survived the crash.
The dead included:
THERIE SHAEFFER, 17; her sisters, LINDA, 15, and TERRY, 2; and their brother, JAMES, 16; LOUIS DAVIS, 16; DAVID MALLAY, 18; and JAMES LEONARD, 38.
LEONARD, driving alone, was en route home from his job at St. Louis, Mich. Police said the youths were en route to a store.

Fort Lauderdale News Florida 1964-09-11