Linneus, MO Train - Auto Wreck, Jun 1914


Two Others Seriously Injured in Missouri Crossing Accident.

LINNEUS, Mo., June 6.—Four persons were killed and two injured late today when a touring car containing six persons was struck by a Chicago, Burlington & Quincy passenger train near here.

The dead are Elbert Thomas, his wife and daughter, of Wheeling, Mo., and Mrs. Jesse Ray, of Greencastle, Mo. Jesse Ray and his daughter were seriously injured.

The car in which the party were riding stopped suddenly in crossing the railroad track.

Oregonian, Portland, OR 7 Jun 1914