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FATALLY INJURED. ?

STRUCK BY MAIL TRAIN. .AGED CHINAMAN'S DEATH.

: .' . TULLY, May 22^

Yaá Yee; ,a Chinaman, aged 75, . whilst walking,along the railway

line between -Tully, station and . < Banyan: bridge, was run into by : v the' : southern-bound Cairns mail

train, sustaining a compound abd - commuted fracture of both ankles

> and ia probable fracture of the - ' ¡i- skuIL He died whilst being ? con

... veyed by the .Tully Ambulance to ; '

!the Tully General- Hospital.'1' ;

FAILED TO HEAR. > -

j. Deceased,, ?^ho^-^.is., s^|df.t.fj»a&.jy. ^ "a'fflîctê^with deafness, .was ^ proceed^

ing tb. ¡his : vh'ome¿.., .and,*'¿ap^párently ki. ;a failed y io hear, the' oncoming train. . f He had resided ; in theLr distócfifjDT; . abpiit seven, years, and+..previously s

:ha'd worked on the

'Georgetown and Babinda^vy '..\\ji<f '" A COINCIDENCE..

Obout six monthsi: agó, ..Yan Vee .wits the first operspn to" 'fihdithe mangled remains;- of Daniel Sheehan along the railway line between-'Feluga

and.Tully. ;': >???? '\,

.Twenty-rone pounds in notes were* .

-found on deceased.

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