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This Week in History: Train wreck injures crew members

This Week in History: Train wreck injures crew members

Train wreck A Utica-to-Norwich accommodation train on the New York, Ontario & Western Railroad collides head-on with a northbound freight locomotive just north of Norwich, killing the accommodation train engineer and injuring it five crew members – all Uticans. Also dead are the engineer of the freight engine (Martin Sweeney of Oswego) and Fireman Albert Cady, of Norwich. Moments before the collision, the...

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Albert Cady Fay Street Fred Young Martin Sweeney New York Norwich