Bodines, PA Train Accident, May 1902


Coroner Goehrig was called at Bodines Saturday morning to investigate a ... railroad fatality. James J. Wall, aged 22 years, of Elmira, N. Y., a Fall Brook brakeman, was enroute to Jersey Shore after visiting at his home and must have fallen in his sleep from freight train 96, due at Bodines at 3:30 p.m. His head was struck and his legs were passed over by the wheels. An uncle identified the remains which were sent to Elmira this afternoon.

Daily Gazette and Bulletin, Williamsport, PA 19 May 1902