On Saturday morning a rather serious accident happened to Mr A Brearlay, butcher employed by Mr S. T Harris. Mr Brearley was on hi* usual round, and at Mr Columbia's hoiiSß the horse began to move, which is usual when it hf-ars the tailboard of the cftrt go up. Mr Brearlny attempted to jump into the cart, but missed hia footing and waa thrown, but what happened is not known, The horse ran away, and Mr Brearley was found shortly afterwards lying uneonsoious. Ie was conveyed on a stretcher, to Mr Harris's residence, where he lay unconscious until Sunday morning. The Doctor made an examination, and is of opinion that the musoleg of the neck are injured. Hie face is badly cut in several places. On enquiries being made fchia morning, we heard there was a little improvement.
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ACCIDENT, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXI, Issue 4350, 18 November 1913
ACCIDENT Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXI, Issue 4350, 18 November 1913
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