Details of Railway Accidents in the Ottawa Area

1933, August 21 - Crossing collision, Arnprior, CNR., Renfrew sub., one fatality

Ottawa Citizen 21 August 1933

Amos Resident Killed by Train Near Arnprior
Two Women Companions of C. Pendler Escape with Lives Although One is Badly Bruised
ARNPRIOR, Ont . Aug 21 C Pendler, aged 27, a merchant, residing in Amos, Que , died here this morning as result of injuries when he drove his rar into the side of an eastbound C.N.R local.
Pendler was dnvingK west on Highway No. 17. with two lady companions and apparently did rot see the train when approaching the crossing. His car struck the train between the engine and tender and was hurled around on the roadway. One lady, in the front seat wi'h the driver, was badly cut and bruised. The other, in the rear seat, was practically uninjured.

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