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Chicago South Shore and South Bend (more..)
Interurban (more..)
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Gary, Indiana, USA (more..)
January 18, 1993
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CSS 27 (more..)
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Sam Beck collection (more..)
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In the morning of January 18th, 1993, a head-on collision between an eastbound and westbound South Shore commuter train occurred on the west side of Gary resulting in 7 fatalities and over 40 injuries. This photo depicts the Gary Fire Department on scene removing passengers from the rear car of the westbound train. Note the faded South Shore lettering on the bridge. Tom Golden photo.
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