[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1130]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CRASH OF SCOOTER SENDS CITY BOY TO HOSPITAL CONDITION CRITICAL-- A 13-year-old boy, passenger on this motor scooter when it crashed into a car at NE 11 and Walnut Monday during a heavy rain, remained in critical condition Tuesday in Mercy hospital. Police said the boy, George David McKinzie, 13, of 1416 NE 28, suffered a severe head injury in the crash. The scooter was being driven by Phillip Lee Carlile, 14, of 1607, NE 29, when it struck the side of an auto driven by Robinson Virgil Homer, 63, of 105 NW 11. Officer said the driver of the motor scooter suffered cuts and bruises and was treated at Mercy hospital."

Creator(s): Peterson, Dick
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: October 12, 1954
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 4
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 12, 1954
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
October 12, 1954
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "CRASH OF SCOOTER SENDS CITY BOY TO HOSPITAL CONDITION CRITICAL-- A 13-year-old boy, passenger on this motor scooter when it crashed into a car at NE 11 and Walnut Monday during a heavy rain, remained in critical condition Tuesday in Mercy hospital. Police said the boy, George David McKinzie, 13, of 1416 NE 28, suffered a severe head injury in the crash. The scooter was being driven by Phillip Lee Carlile, 14, of 1607, NE 29, when it struck the side of an auto driven by Robinson Virgil Homer, 63, of 105 NW 11. Officer said the driver of the motor scooter suffered cuts and bruises and was treated at Mercy hospital."

Note:

PublishDate: 10-12-1954 Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Motor Scooter | City | 1954 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Crash Of Scooter Sends City Boy To Hospital Condition Critical
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.1130
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc189161
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image