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TRAIN SMASH.

IN NEW SOUTH WALES

FOURTEEN KILLED AND SIX

INJURED

(Per Press Association—Copyright)

(Received March U,. 10.30 a.m.)

SYDNEY, March 14

A train smash is reported at Exeter, on the southern line. It is believed that seven people wero killed and 20

injured

The Temora mail, from Sydney, crashed into a stationary goods train, telescoping a- passenger car and a sleeping car and derailing the engine. The wildest confusion .resulted. Relief trains conveying officials and doctors'* have been despatched. ,

Bain and' mist obscuring' the signals is believed to have caused the collision.

Among the killed, are Fred Keezengogan, of Mittagong, Alice Eva, of Cootamundra, James Eva, of Parramattaj and two women and one man whose names are unknown, also the mail guard.

Later messages state that 14 were killed and six seriously injured.

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Bibliographic details

TRAIN SMASH., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8818, 14 March 1914

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TRAIN SMASH. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8818, 14 March 1914

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