Accidents and Fatalities.
United P.<S3 A?sociit-on ~P<jr Eleclr'.c 'IVle^raph !l INVKUcA.GGit,r,, .Tune 4 Two mcD, named Htauoton and Monaghan, were driving across the railway at West Plains station yesterday afternoon, when the train to Riverton ran into the vehicle. Both were very seriously injured, and are now m the hospital. v Hamilton; June 3 In trying to pass a slip on tbe road over the Pirongia mountain, the Kawbia mail coach went over the bank, nnd fell into a gully fifty feeb deep. Tbe driver and passengers escaped with a shaking and some bruises. The coach sustained, so far as is known, no damage except a broken pole. . Oajiabu, June 4 J. O'Meegher, many years ajjo one of the leading lawysre here, and lately returned from Auckland, where he had been practising, rushed out on to the street on Saturday night from his office and said he had shot himself. He was'taken to the hospital with a bullet wound m his head. He is over 70 years of age, and has been m illhealth for some time.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6588, 6 June 1905
Accidents and Fatalities. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6588, 6 June 1905
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