Contributed by Loren H
Description: Three Killed In Car Train AccidentDate: July 26 1910
Source: my granary
While racing with a westbound Denver and Rio Grande passenger train in an atuomobile this afternoon,Walter Hodgings of Grand Junction,Miss Leona Adams of San Francisco and Miss Gladys Carlyle of Chicago were instantly killed.
C H Carman of Grand Junction and Chauffer Thomas Rock of Denver were seriously injured.
The automobile passed the train and Rock attempted to cross in front of the locomotive.The locomotive struck the rear of the automobile throwing Hodgings and the two women under the wheels of the train.Carson and Rock were thrown clear of the tracks.They wil recover.