Pittsburgh, PA Train Accident, Feb 1896

KILLED ON THE RAIL

Mrs. Charles Lash Steps in Front of an Accommodation Train

By United Press

Pittsburg, Feb. 6. - Charles Lash and wife were at Hoboken station on the West Penn railroad waiting for a train this morning. Mrs. Lash started to cross the tracks and stepped directly in from of an accommodation train and was instantly killed. She was 84 years of age, and leaves three children.

Daily Gazette and Bulletin, Williamsport, PA 7 Feb 1896

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