Accidents

These various stories are taken from area newspapers and other material connected to Lawrence County Ohio.
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    • Lawrence Mill Explosion – Six boilers at the Lawrence Mill blew up, hurling their immense fragments high in air, into the valley of Storms creek and broadcast through the mill, where 150 or 200 man were at work.
    • Run over by own Machine – Albert Malone cranked his automobile early this afternoon but made the mistake of not being certain it was out of gear.
    • Tragedy at Kelley’s Bridge School
      Tree Stump Blown Through Roof Of School; One Boy Killed (Two Parts)
      At 9:05 Thursday morning, just thirty-five minutes after school opened, the quietness of the school room was shattered by a tree stump weighing around 400 pounds crashing through the roof, blasted from the ground by the road contractors approximately 125 yards away.
    • A Body Found – The floater found at Burlington, on Friday afternoon, proved to be the body of S. R. Simmons of Harrisville, who was killed by…..
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