HISTORY, Local History

Accident rash hits Creswell

A side order of shakes is contained in this trailer which turned over Tuesday morning after a dolly wheel collapsed. The trailer rolled into a power pole on the way over, causing a one-hour power outage to industrial and residential users north of Creswell. Driver of the tractor hauling the trailer was not hurt. PHOTO FROM THE CHRONICLE ARCHIVES

EXCERPT FROM OCT. 2, 1969 – Three men escaped serious injury in separate accidents in the Creswell area between Saturday night and noon Tuesday. Two of the mishaps involved trucks and . . .

You have reached content available exclusively to The Chronicle digital subscribers.

We are your reader-supported local news source. We survive in this era because subscribers are backing us.

You can be a backer too, and keep alive a powerful community asset — strong, independent and accurate news. Support us today and join the movement that says the loss of local news is an unacceptable loss.

Receive a 14-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

Already a subscriber? Login here.