OIL STEAMER WRECKED
Pmm AMOciation—By Telegraph—Oopyright LONDON, December 8. (Received Decembor 9, at $.5 a.m.) The oil steamer Vedra grounded at Barrow. An explosion ignited the cargo. Two of the crew were saved and 34 lost. (Received December 9, at 11.30 a.m.) The Vedras's benzine reached the engine room, and the burning oil poured into the sea, cutting off the chance of escape.
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OIL STEAMER WRECKED, Evening Star, Issue 15671, 9 December 1914