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Hamburg School Bus, Bridge Collapse, Hamburg, Michigan, 1962

Item

HCDL-ngp-S002-29-0004_u.jpg

Title

Hamburg School Bus, Bridge Collapse, Hamburg, Michigan, 1962

Description

This photograph shows the school bus accident that occurred on last steel truss bridge on Hamburg Road, Livingston County, Michigan.  This bridge spanned the Huron River and collapsed under the weight of the bus in the fall of 1962.  The school bus was carrying sixty elementary students to the Hamburg School, and fortunately, there were no serious injuries.

Subject

Accidents

Format

image/jpeg

Date

1962

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Original Format

film negative

Collection

Citation

“Hamburg School Bus, Bridge Collapse, Hamburg, Michigan, 1962,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed February 25, 2024, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/8878.
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