[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0610]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SERIOUSLY INJURED in a three-car accident at N Eastern and the NE bypass Thursday, Pvt. Robert William Hiller, 23, Chicago (above) was rushed to Tinker Field hospital suffering internal injuries. Patrol Trooper Johnny Edwards said Hiller, being transferred from Fort Bliss to Fort Dix, missed a traffic sign and was struck broadside by another automobile which in turn struck a third vehicle. Billy F. Wynns, 18, of 2417 SE 15, passenger in another car was treated at Mercy hospital and released. Hiller's wife suffered minor bruises."

Creator(s): Traverse, Austin
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: September 5, 1957
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 5, 1957
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 5, 1957
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SERIOUSLY INJURED in a three-car accident at N Eastern and the NE bypass Thursday, Pvt. Robert William Hiller, 23, Chicago (above) was rushed to Tinker Field hospital suffering internal injuries. Patrol Trooper Johnny Edwards said Hiller, being transferred from Fort Bliss to Fort Dix, missed a traffic sign and was struck broadside by another automobile which in turn struck a third vehicle. Billy F. Wynns, 18, of 2417 SE 15, passenger in another car was treated at Mercy hospital and released. Hiller's wife suffered minor bruises."

Note:

PublishDate: 9-6-1957 Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Accidents | Auto | County | 1950'S | #2 | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Seriously Injured
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0052.0610
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc194656
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image