Ex-Chief Killed at Rahway, N. J.
George Wilson, former chief of the fire department at Rahway, N. J., was instantly killed last Saturday afternoon. Wilson, with three others, was riding on the rear of a fire engine when the apparatus swung around a sharp corner and bringing up with a severe lurch, Wilson was forced off the step to the pavement. As he fell his head struck with full force upon the ground, crushing his skull and causing immediate death. He had a fireman’s burial, the funeral being largely attended.