January 24th Sheffield Independant
Shocking accident to a Collier at Denaby
On Wednesday, a serious accident befell a man named John Constantine, aged 26 years, employed as a Collier at Denaby.
He was at work getting coal, when the roof fell in and crushed him in a fearful manner.
He was extricated as soon as possible and conveyed at once to the Doncaster infirmary. Here it was found necessary to amputate one of his legs