Portsmouth, OH Tractor-Trailer and Auto Collide, Aug 1962
OHIO CRASH KILLS FOUR.
Portsmouth (AP) - A Scioto county family of four died Friday when their car collided with a tractor-trailer truck on U.S. 52 about 12 miles west of here.
DANIEL BAKER, 60.
his wife, ESTHER, 41.
and their twin daughters, LINDA and LANA, 10.
The family lives in Buena Vista, located on U.S. 52 just east of the Scioto-Adams county line.
Authorities said BAKER apparently lost control of his car as he tried to avoid meeting the on-coming truck on a narrow bridge.
Evening Independent Massillon Ohio 1962-09-01