Wysox Woman Killed When Hit By Train

Mrs. Mary Huff, age about seventy-five years, was struck by a Lehigh Valley work train near Wysox at 6:10 o’clock this morning and was instantly killed.

It is thought that the woman was picking coal from the Lehigh track and did not hear the approaching train. The work train was pulled by engine No. 1599 with Robert Dillmore as conductor and W.F. Ely as engineer.

Source: Sayre Evening Times, July 10, 1920.

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