V0LUME.4..N0. 38 . PR0Y0, UTAH, SUN DAY, MARCH 7, 1926. PRICE TWO CENTS
SPRINGVILLE BABY KILLED IN AUTO ACCIDENT
"uuaughtcr Charge Swoni
Out Against John F. Clark
Of Pleasant Grove
IN PLEASANT GROVE
Occupants of Clark Car Al-
leged to Have Been Under
Influence of Liquor
A charge of manslaughter baa
been filed against John' F- Clark
of Pleasant Grove, formerly branch
manager of the Ytm. M. Kaylance 1
company of Pleasant drove, as a
resnlt of an auto accident at Pleas- *
ant Grove Friday evening in which
an Infant was killed, one woman
seriously Injured and five minor.
children and a woman badly bruised.
When arraigned Is the city court
before Judge George 8. BaMf Satur-
day afteroou, Clark was released on
tlJJOO bond. The prellmnlary hear- !
iiifT waa'aet for Thursday at 10
o'clock a. m.
Beverly Beal, seven months old ■
daughter of Or. and Mrs. Nelson
BealQf SpxJngvUle; frnetured Kknll.
Mrs, Florence OreeQWOod, Nepbi
widow or E. H. Greenwood, former-
ly seminary toucher In NephI ; three
ribs broken and a probable Internal
-*• -The Ofte* Injured
Mrs. Nelson Betil, Hprtagrllle sla-
ter of Mr* Greenwood.
-.4totJSabjatvfciU,.j^a»4 flB rtH es ^ l p r
tee of Mrs. Greenwood.
, Nedw IJeal, Sprlngvtlle, 4.
i Kviia GrewiwwMt. 17.
Afton, Greedwbod, 13.-
Morgun Greenwood, 7.
Boyd Greenwood, 4.
tfitm Qreeirwood aiid Mrs. Beat
and their children were ou their
way to Salt Lake City to visit rela-
Uvea over tie week-end. Mrs. Greet*
-iyond 4a. teaching school at Nepal.
About a hhwk ana a half west
of Jhe-Baftk of Pleasanf Grove on
the staff SMt*-^ the ..tonrlng car.
driven by Lynn Greenwood was ran
Into, by- a roadster driven bv Clark.
Wfth him waa, Jfen Holmfln pf plea*,
ant Grove..' 's^-J
A«3ordlut>- to the story told^ by
Hoinuu to the .officer*, be and"
Clark hid 'been drinking heavily
during the day- On their way from
Amerlcao; Fork. Hobnao had urged
Clark several times not to drive so
Lynn Greenwood declares that he
was driving; with both the right
wheela of'ibja ear off the paved.
highway. According, to Sheriff J. 1>.
Boyd, wbv Investigated the acci-"
dent, the. ltseks on the side of the;
pavement bear* uut tbJa .■statement.
fc'or .noOie unaccountable reaaofi
Clark is said to have driven his
.targe'' rba3"ster mt<> the left front"*
'wheel 'of tfie Greenwood car, com-
pletely npsettltig it. All of the in-
jured were- taken to the home of
'Alex (iiiiy,. near the scene of the -
accident. The ileal baby died there ■■
jvit i>;30 o'clock jFrlday night, about
>wo hours aftei.- the -accident. The
: utber of the cbiiii wits notified of
i :he accident nod arrived in Pleaa-
. mt Grove before the. child died.
Shortly after, Ihe accident, Prea-
on G. Peterson of the state- road
roramlsftlott arrived at the aeene oa
.da way to liis home in Provo.
ile placed Chirk under arrest and:
aoitried the ' sheriffs office. He*
ifso instructed Marshal Arthur
Winters .to place Holnuin tinder ar-
rest; As soon as HoJmau had tieabttr
,d in extricating the injured from
;he wreck, he left the rcene for hla
Clurk and Holuiau were brought
to the county. Jail by Sheriff Boyd,
unci Deputies Otto Blrk and Geoi'pe
Davis wh«i .Investigated the acci-
dent - ;..
A charge of Intoxication has been
preferred against Hoi man,