Details of Railway Accidents in the Ottawa Area

1930, May 18 - Crossing collision, Hawthorne, CNR., Alexandria sub., no injuries

Ottawa Citizen 19 May 1930

Lost Part of Auto
Failure to see an approaching train cost Harry Nlcholet, of Hawthorne, Ont.. the front part of his automobile, Harry, accompanied by his mother. Mrs. M. Nicholet and a cousin. Madeline Bray. were out driving Sunday morning. When crossing the CNR track near Hawthorne station the auto was struck by the CNR. transcontinental train. Only the auto was damaged. The passengers escaped with a shaking up.

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