[News Script: Fatalities] Part: 1 of 4
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An ambulance wheels in at Harris Hospital in Fort Worth,
Carrying E of eight persons injured in a two ear crash
Also rushed to Harris Hospital is Mrs. Z Eldridge, who is
reported in *.., .....condition. A highway patrolmen says
the two ears collided, as one of the automobiles pulled
that claimed three lives. The ears collided about 6 this
evening at Highway 51 and Fara Road 4-.55, 15 miles North.
east of Decatur. Christian Funeral home at Deoatur iden"
tifies the fatalities as 38 year old L.T. Eldridge, of
16.25 Kinmore in Dallas, and two airmen from oodfellev
Air Force Base at San Angelo, Hospitalised at Harris with
sevee head injuries are two of the Eldridge ohilden, eight
year old Larry and. Cans ie,. age .ue4ila e. Two other
Eldridge children, 15 year old Janice and 13 year old
Carolyn, are reported in satisfactory condition at Rogers
Hospital in Decatur. The fatally injured airmen are
identified as 20 year old William Princes from North Caroa
lina, and 20 year old Floyd Bowen, from Arkansas. Three
Father airmen are hospitalized in satisfactory condition.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Fatalities], item, March 4, 1962; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc978073/m1/1/: accessed February 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.