Details of Railway Accidents in the Ottawa Area



1921, June 2 - Crossing collision near Aultsville, GTR., Kingston sub., one dead, one injured



Ottawa Citizen 3 June 1921

AULTSVILLE LADY KILLED BY TRAIN
Her Niece Was Seriously Injured.
CORNWALL. June 2. Mrs. Wesley Baker, who lives a few miles from the village of Aultrville. was instantly killed by the fast east-bound train on the Grand Trunk this afternoon, when a rig in which she and her niece, Laura Baker, were returning; home from the village was struck. In attempting to cross the tracks east of the station the distance ot the approaching train from the crossing was miscalculated, and when the train collided with the rig, Mrs. Baker met instant death, and Miss Baker had her thigh fractured and was otherwise injured. She was brought to the general hospital here for treatment and it was reported tonight her condition is serious,  Mrs. Baker is nearly sixty years of age and her niece about twenty.




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