|Ottawa Citizen 16 September 1939|
Train Demolishes Truck In Accident at Iroquois
IROQUOIS, Sept. 15 Ralph Derby of Russell had a narrow escape from at least serious injury when the truck he was driving over a level crossing on a country road about a mile east of here this morning was in collision with the C.N.R. Montreal - Toronto train.
The truck was completely demolished and the force of the impact threw Derby into a ditch. He suffered only bruises and minor lacerations. He was treated by Dr. John R. Miller of Iroquois.
Constable A. R. McLeod Investigated.