Warren County Record Articles

  • Train Wrecks in Warren County - Through the years Warren County has witnessed several serious railroad accidents. Wabash Route Wreck, 1890 Truesdale, MO Two freight trains collided just outside of Truesdale and both engines and 18 cars were wrecked. Seven men were killed and several wounded. ¬†Of eight palace cars, laden race horses, en route to the Kansas City races, two were wrecked and seven men in charge of the horses were reported killed. Fifteen horses were also killed and a number of trainmen injured. Cars … Continue reading