Details of Railway Accidents in the Ottawa Area



1916, May 26 - Boy killed at Summerstown by the Moccasin, GTR., Kingston sub.



Ottawa Citizen 27 May  1916

Fatality Near Cornwall.
CORNWALL, Ont., May 26 Jos. Brennan, aged 12 years, a son of Jos. Brennan, was instantly killed about a mile west of Summerstown station by being struck by the "Moccasin" train as he attempted to cross the track today. Dr. A. Ross Alguire, coroner, of Cornwall, was notified of the accident and Chief of Police Smyth empanelled a jury here. The jury visited the scene and viewed the remains this afternoon and adjourned to meet at the court house here on Friday, June 2nd, at 2 o'clock.


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