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Railway Disaster Sites1959 Meldrim Trestle Disaster - Meldrim, Georgia

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Twenty-three people were killed on June 28, 1959, when a Seaboard Air Line Freight train plunged off a trestle and into a river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/16/2007

last visited: 2/19/2018

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