June 18, 2012
Thirty-nine people died in a well-documented train wreck, in McDonough, on June 23, 1900. Events are ongoing in the city, this week, to commemorate the crash.
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More than a century ago, McDonough was gripped by tragedy when 39 people died in a train wreck at Camp Creek. This week, the story of that train will take center stage once again. A series of events are scheduled in the coming days, to commemorate the 112th anniversary of the McDonough Camp Creek train wreck.