The Canadian Press

1989-10-08 | Hay-Ride-Tragedy

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A family get-together and hay-ride turned into a tragedy Sunday October 8 near Cormier Village, New Brunswick. Twelve people died when a logging truck slid into the hay wagon on a corner. Jean-Yves Plourde was one of the first doctors on the scene, which he described as looking like a battlefield.

Date: 1989-10-08
Placeline: Cormier Village, NB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << they were thrown all over the place like there was an area where they were, whether truck had rolled in with a lot of sort of where they were concentration of people but, coming to an extent of sixty to seventy feet to the people alone there >>

Clip ID: 19891008CPCN001