From the Ottawa Citizen 16 August 1960.|
Farmer Hurt When Train Hits Tractor
George Cahill, a Ste. Eugene, Ont., farmer, was seriously injured shortly after 10 o'clock this morning when the tractor on which he was riding was struck by the CPR's Montreal-Ottawa train. Ste. Eugene is located 65 miles southeast of Ottawa and only a few miles from Rigaud, Que.
Mr. Cahill was rushed by ambulance to a Montreal hospital. The train was delayed almost three hours while emergency repairs were made on the diesel engine.