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Collision on the Northern Railway 
Newspapers  "Collision on the Northern Railway," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 15 Apr 1881, p. 4  Column 2
Local & Other Notices: Serious Railway Accident 
Newspapers  "Local & Other Notices: Serious Railway Accident," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 1 Jul 1881, p. 2  Column 2
[Lightning] 
Newspapers  "[Lightning]," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 3 Aug 1882, p. 2  Column 3
Frightful Disaster: Loss of the Steamer Asia on Lake Huron: One Hundred Persons Perish: Only Two Survivors of the Disaster 
Newspapers  "Frightful Disaster: Loss of the Steamer Asia on Lake Huron: One Hundred Persons Perish: Only Two Survivors of the Disaster," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 21 Sep 1882, p. 4  Column 2
Wreck of the Asia: Bodies Floating in Large Numbers 
Newspapers  "Wreck of the Asia: Bodies Floating in Large Numbers," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 5 Oct 1882, p. 4  Column 3
Our Inland Waters: Three Years' Wrecks, Burnings, and Loss of Life - Nearly 500 Human Lives Lost: Stingent Measures for Public Protection Imperative - Unsafe Condition of Steamers 
Newspapers  "Our Inland Waters: Three Years' Wrecks, Burnings, and Loss of Life - Nearly 500 Human Lives Lost: Stingent Measures for Public Protection Imperative - Unsafe Condition of Steamers," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 19 Oct 1882, p. 6  Columns 4 & 5; details of various sinkings, accidents, disasters and consequent deaths on great lakes.
Local Items: A. O. U. W. 
Newspapers  "Local Items: A. O. U. W.," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 23 Nov 1882, p. 5  Column 2
Durham 
Newspapers  "Durham," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 19 Apr 1883, p. 1  Column 4
Local & Other Items: [Lightning] 
Newspapers  "Local & Other Items: [Lightning]," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 5 Jul 1883, p. 5  Column 2
Local & Other Items: [Wind Storm Destroys Barn] 
Newspapers  "Local & Other Items: [Wind Storm Destroys Barn]," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 19 Jul 1883, p. 4  Column 2
Motorist killed in multi-vehicle collision on QEW 
NewspapersImageText  "Motorist killed in multi-vehicle collision on QEW," Oakville Beaver, 24 Aug 2011, p. 7 
Airplane Crash Near McIntyre River 
Image    Black and white photograph of the aftermath of an airplane crash near the McIntyre River. Unfortunately, there were casualties: Pilot R.G. "Doc" Reid and Norman "Red" Cross were both killed in the accident.
Flood 
Image    Black and white photograph of a flooded out area of road with a vehicle and farm equipment stuck in the middle.
Man Paralyzed From Waist Down As A Result Of Bike-car Collision 
Newspapers  "Man Paralyzed From Waist Down As A Result Of Bike-car Collision," Chronicle-Journal, 29 Jul 1983  James King ; Aarre Kaatari ; St. Joseph's Hospital ; Motorcycle accidents Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full text available on microfilm
Man Killed In Car Fire 
Newspapers  "Man Killed In Car Fire," Chronicle-Journal, 30 Aug 1982  Car fire ; Pike Lake Road ; Gorham Township ; Randy Loucks Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full text available on microfilm
Asphyxia Figured In Man's Death 
Newspapers  "Asphyxia Figured In Man's Death," Chronicle-Journal, 31 Aug 1982  Randy Loucks ; Asphyxia ; Car fire ; Pike Lake Road ; Gorham Township Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full text available on microfilm
Two Vehicle Collision 
Newspapers  "Two Vehicle Collision," Chronicle-Journal, 27 Aug 1982  Chris Law ; Jennifer Kocia ; John Kutvonen ; Harbour Expressway ; McKellar General Hospital ; Collision ; Photo Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full text available on microfilm
Truck breaks Loose Killing Woman 
Newspapers  "Truck breaks Loose Killing Woman," Chronicle-Journal, 25 Mar 1981  Diana Aurandt ; Highway 102 ; Tractor trailer ; Photo Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full text available on microfilm
Dynamite Blasts Hit Westfort 
Newspapers  "Dynamite Blasts Hit Westfort," Chronicle-Journal, 25 Apr 1978  Westfort ; Michael Daniels ; Vehicles destroyed by dynamite ; Continental Collision Automotive ; Illegal use of dynamite ; Photo Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full Text available on microfilm
Cause Of Crash Still Undetermined 
Newspapers  "Cause Of Crash Still Undetermined," Chronicle-Journal, 15 Dec 1976  Department of Transport ; John Schofield Full text available in Newspaper clipping file File subject LF - Thunder Bay - Accidents Full Text available on microfilm
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