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Steam Locomotive Explodes; Three Injured

Sun., June 18, 1995, midnight

A steam engine pulling an excursion train with 300 passengers exploded in rural south-central Pennsylvania, injuring three crewmen.

All three suffered burns and one was critically injured in the accident Friday night. No passengers were injured.

The train was on the return portion of a round-trip dinner excursion from Gettysburg to Mount Holly Springs.


 
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