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[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0671]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "SMASHED EDMOND POLICE CAR is towed away after the driver, Sgt. Gary Cooper, swerved to avoid a stopped school bus at U.S. 66 and Air Depot Road Monday and ran off the road. The police unit, which was pursuing armed and robbery suspects, flipped over and came to rest partially submerged in a farm pond. Cooper and another Edmond officer in the car, George M. Meador, suffered minor injuries."
Date: March 14, 1977
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.1192]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Off the Track Rock Island Railroad officials inspect damage to two freight cars which derailed Monday during low-speed switching operations near NW 8 and Villa. The cars were elevated back to the tracks after about three hours, officials said."
Date: August 22, 1978
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0393]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Five tons of chocolate candy in this trailer got bogged down Thursday afternoon when a strut punched a hole through the asphalt of a motel parking lot at I-40 and MacArthur in Oklahoma City."
Date: April 22, 1976
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0156]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "A tank car loaded with petroleum naptha over turned today in a downtown railroad yard, forcing authorities to cordon off the area after leaks developed."
Date: June 6, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1058]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "Ward B. Auxier, 57, of 4048 NW 61, escaped injury about 8:30 a.m. today when his 1975 Chrysler stalled on railroad tracks near SW 7 and Western and was struck by a 97-car Rock Island train."
Date: July 29, 1977
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0747]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The driver and a passenger in this cab escaped serious injury when their truck and trailer, carrying 20 tons of hanging beef, overturned about 2 a.m. this morning at the I-35, I-40 interchange."
Date: August 26, 1977
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0740]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Jackknifed on icy I-40 at Midwest Boulevard, truck clogged traffic and caused a seven-vehicle pileup in which one person was killed."
Date: December 7, 1978
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1046]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma City Times newspaper. Caption: "An errant car was demolished Tuesday in a tangle of light pole and parking meters in the 600 block of NW 6, cutting power to street lighting in a three-block area."
Date: August 30, 1978
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1014]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Three persons were injured when a car battered this traffic signal light pole from its pedestal on Northwest Highway at Independence and it struck another auto early Sunday."
Date: February 19, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0437]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A jackknifed truck on the Crosstown Expressway in Oklahoma City forced another trucker into some slick maneuvering Monday afternoon."
Date: May 22, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1011]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A shattered windshield, spilled oil and water, and battered bricks mark site of a one-car accident which killed two women early today."
Date: April 6, 1979
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0595]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Trying to avoid an accident, Moore truck driver Rudy Forrest backed his semi-trailer rig into this ditch at Memorial Road and Santa Fe about 5:30 a.m. Monday."
Date: January 28, 1980
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0052.0972]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A Oklahoma City man was killed near NW 96 and Western this morning when a freight train sliced his pickup truck in two. Virgil D. Russell, 70, of 317 NW 95, was dead on arrival at Baptist Medical Center about 8:15 a.m. Police said the westbound truck pulled onto the Santa Fe tracks and was unable to clear the crossing before the southbound freight hit it."
Date: March 30, 1980
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.1094]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Witnesses discuss an accident Wednesday which suddenly halted rush hour traffic at the intersection of SW 44 and Bobinson in Oklahoma City."
Date: June 23, 1976
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0971]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Gaping Hole- Jerry Brown surveys damage to his southwest Oklahoma City home at 3732 Lunlow after a car driven by James K. Arnold JR., barreled through a T-section Friday and smashed into the Brown living room."
Date: January 25, 1980
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0051.0951]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "This truck ultimately was sandwiched between two wreckers and righted after it flipped about 7 a.m. at the I-35 and I-40 junction east of the Reno overpass."
Date: February 13, 1981
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0053.0744]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Burned out toll gate has been cleared of debris, in background, so Bailey Turnpike traffic can get through after truck smashup and fire."
Date: March 23, 1978
Creator: Klock, Roger
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society
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