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St. Landry Democrat (LA)
St. Landry Democrat (LA)
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Description: Fred Lerd Stepped in Front of Train

Date: June 17 1882

Newspaper published in: Opelousas, LA

Source: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 2

CRIMES AND CASUALTIES
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FRED LERD, a German about 45 years old, supposed to have been drunk, stepped in front of a moving engine at Peoria, Ill., the other day, and was killed, his head being crushed and one arm broken.

Submitted: 01/30/17

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