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Tuesday morning extra freight train No. 503 struck and unknown man in the Chesterton yards near the Hillstrom Organ factory and seriously injured him. He was hurt about the head. Nothing on his person was found that would reveal his identity. He was taken to Harrigan hotel and placed under the care of Dr. Corey. Wednesday morning at six o'clock he died and Coroner Coates was notified to come and hold an inquest. That official was ill, and Undertaker Lundburg took charge of the remains to await the arrival of the deputy coroner.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: November 10, 1893
Volume Number: 10
Issue Number: 31
Page: 5
Column(s): 2

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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