SARAH A. - DAYTON, O., - Charles R. Beason, 39
East Hillcrest avenue, driver of the automobile which Thursday night struck and
fatally injured Mrs. Sarah A. Beedle, 71 years old, 34 East Mumma avenue,
formerly of Troy, and injured her husband, Horace W. Beedle, 73 was arrested for
manslaughter yesterday afternoon on an affidavit signed by Officer Clarence Colville.
Beason was released on $2,000 bond shortly after his arrest and will be
arraigned in police court today.
was signed by Officer Colville after police said they learned that he was
driving his automobile at a high rate of speed at the time of the accident and
that Mrs. Beedle's body was carried more than 100 feet. The accident
occurred at North Main street and Neal avenue. Mrs. Beedle and her husband
were crossing from the west to the east side of North Main street when struck by
Beason's automobile. Mrs. Beedle died en route to Miami Valley hospital
from a fractured skull and two broken legs. Her husband suffered a
fractured right leg and cuts on the nose and forehead and hand. His
condition was reported as improving at Miami Valley hospital.
January 16, 1933
BEEDLE, SARAH MRS.
services for Mrs. Sarah A. Beedle of 34 E. Mumma Av., who died Saturday, were
conducted Monday at 9 a. m. from the residence and at 10:30 at the Joe Irvin
funeral home in
Feb. 2, 1933 Mrs. H. W. Beedle
Former Trojan Improving in Dayton Hospital
Troy friends who have been calling on H. W. Beedle, former Trojan who suffered serious injuries on January 12, when he was struck by an automobile while crossing a street in Dayton, his home city, report that his condition is considerably improved and hope is now entertained for his recovery. He was informed last week of the death of Mrs. Beedle, his wife, who was accompanying him across the street at the time of the accident and died while enroute being taken to the Miami Valley hospital as the result of her injuries. Mr. Beedle has been removed from Miami Valley to St. Elizabeth hospital, Dayton, where he is pleased to receive visits from his friends.
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