|Posted By:||L C|
|Subject:||Re: information about 1921 death|
|Post Date:||April 05, 2012 at 23:27:19|
|Forum:||Scioto County, OH Genealogy Forum|
WAKEFIELD MAN WHO WAS HIT BY N & W TRAIN DIES IN HOSPITAL
Wade H. Ramsey, aged 51 who resided on a farm near Wakefield, died in Hempstead hospital at (cannot read) this morning from injuries he received last Sunday when run down by a N & W train near Clifford. His hearing was defective and he stepped out of the way of one train directly into the path of another bearing down upon him in an opposite direction.
He suffered internal injuries and his skull was fractured He was only concious part of the time before he passed away.
Ramsey was born May 12 1867 in Wise county, Virginia, in addition to his wife he leaves one son, Ira The body will be shipped to Castlewood, Va., for burial.
The Portsmouth Daily times, Wednesday, July 13 1921