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Springcart passes over boy

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Tuesday 7 December 1937, The Sydney Morning Herald

TAMWORTH, Monday.

Francis White, 11, of Upper Moore Creek,
was severely injured when the wheels of a
springcart carrying 12 cwt wood passed over  
him twice. He was driving the cart when
it bumped into a tree, jolting him to the
ground.

He sustained probable fractures of the skull
and ribs, internal injuries, and facial con-  
tusions. He was taken to hospital and his
condition is serious.

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Written by macalba

April 4, 2010 at 7:04 am

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