The Commission’s Report On The Wreck At Blaney

Responsibility Placed on Freight Trains Crew – Practice of Overworking Crews Condemned. The railroad commission yesterday gave out the report on the wreck at Blaney. There is nothing new in the report, the responsibility for the collision being placed on the freight crew and the practice of working crews after time being condemned. The report in full follows: “In complying with law in such matters … Continue reading The Commission’s Report On The Wreck At Blaney

Commission Inquires Into Blaney Wreck

The Survivors of the Collision on the Stand. FREIGHT CREW WAS TIRED OUT Had Been on Duty for More Than Twenty-five Hours When Crash Came. The railroad commission met yesterday at noon to receive testimony regarding the wreck on the Seaboard that occurred on the 30th of last month between this city and Blaney. The wreck was the head-on collision between the northbound passenger, No. … Continue reading Commission Inquires Into Blaney Wreck

Crew Of Freight Train Must Bear The Blame

The Coroner’s Inquest Places Responsibility for Fatal Collision on Seaboard Air Line Last Tuesday. The coroner’s inquest to ascertain the cause of death of four men killed in the wreck on the Seaboard Air Line, 15 miles from this city, near Blaney, one week ago yesterday, was held  at the undertaking establishment of Funderburk and Matteson yesterday moraing. The hearing of the testimony consumed most … Continue reading Crew Of Freight Train Must Bear The Blame