The second when Nels Crawford, aged 20, of Baker was killed happened about 4:30 o’clock Saturday afternoon.
Crawford accompanied by Bruce Alexander another youth, were driving a racing car on the Baker-Cornucopia highway. At a point near the schoolhouse, the car left the road and the boys were thrown out. Young Crawford lived only a short time.
Alexander received injuries, but is now on the road to recover.
The body of Crawford was shipped to Wetumka, Oklahoma, to relatives.
North Powder News
Saturday, June 27, 1925