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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0043]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A 5-year-old Edmond child suffered critical injuries at NW 23 and Broadway Wednesday when the automobile, center, driven by her mother was struck at the intersection. A 5-year-old Edmond girl was in critical condition in Wesley hospital Wednesday night after an automobile crashed into a car driven by the child's mother at NW 23 and Broadway. The Young victim, Pamela Ann Ricker, daughter of Mrs. Norma Jean Ricker, 25, of 207 W 7, Edmond, was reported suffering from internal injuries. three specialists were treating the child Wednesday night. Sherman Parker Jr., 24, of 314 NE 8, was jailed by police accident investigator Bill Lewellen on charges of drunk driving, failing to yield the right of way, operating a vehicle with improper brakes, and no state driver's license. Lewellen said Mrs. Ricker had made a left turn off NW 23 at the traffic light and had almost cleared the intersection when Parker's car crashed into the side of her vehicle."

Creator(s): Albright, Bob
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: December 12, 1957
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 12, 1957
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 12, 1957
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A 5-year-old Edmond child suffered critical injuries at NW 23 and Broadway Wednesday when the automobile, center, driven by her mother was struck at the intersection. A 5-year-old Edmond girl was in critical condition in Wesley hospital Wednesday night after an automobile crashed into a car driven by the child's mother at NW 23 and Broadway. The Young victim, Pamela Ann Ricker, daughter of Mrs. Norma Jean Ricker, 25, of 207 W 7, Edmond, was reported suffering from internal injuries. three specialists were treating the child Wednesday night. Sherman Parker Jr., 24, of 314 NE 8, was jailed by police accident investigator Bill Lewellen on charges of drunk driving, failing to yield the right of way, operating a vehicle with improper brakes, and no state driver's license. Lewellen said Mrs. Ricker had made a left turn off NW 23 at the traffic light and had almost cleared the intersection when Parker's car crashed into the side of her vehicle."

Note:

PublishDate: 12-12-1957 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | City | 1957 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: A 5-Year-Old Edmond Child Suffered Critical Injuries
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0043
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc192533
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image