Granger, TX Run Over by Water Wagon, Feb 1902
Run Over by a Water Wagon.
Granger, Tex. Feb 19. -- Lee Van Zandt, who lived seven miles east of this place, was hauling water and as he was mounting the wagon the team became frightened and he fell under the wagon, the wheels passing over the body, causing internal injuries to the chest, from the effects of which he died, never rallying, Sunday afternoon. Mr. Van Zandt was about 40 years of age. He was a highly respected citizen.
The Meridian Tribune, Meridian, TX 21 Feb 1902