READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

Sunday, June 22, 2008

BUS ACCIDENT


Paterson Morning Call May 5, 1938

FIRE ENGINE COLLISION WITH BUS INJURES 29

Twenty three persons including six firemen of Engine Company No.9 were injured shortly before 11 O’clock last night when a Paterson – Passaic bus owned by the Public Service Transportation Company crashed into the side of the apparatus of Engine Co. 9 in front of the fire company’s quarters on Main Street near Van Winkle.

CREW OF ENGINE 9:
  • Capt. Hobart Strathern
  • Driver Stephen Walls
  • Fireman William McCorry
  • Fireman Daniel Stevens
  • Fireman David Quakenbush
  • Fireman Joseph Carr
Photo & story: West Paterson Fire Dept. web site