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Skidding on bridge ends in hair-breadth escape. Above - view of Don bridge Gerrard St. E., showing where section of the guard rail was carried away by a car driven by Jack Zeran, 286 Mortimer St., when it skidded to edge of the bridge and only stopping when front wheels were hanging over the side of a hundred-foot drop. Neither the driver nor his two passengers suffered injury. Open in full size

Skidding on bridge ends in hair-breadth escape. Above - view of Don bridge Gerrard St. E., showing where section of the guard rail was carried away by a car driven by Jack Zeran, 286 Mortimer St., when it skidded to edge of the bridge and only stopping when front wheels were hanging over the side of a hundred-foot drop. Neither the driver nor his two passengers suffered injury.

Picture, 1931, English

Skidding on bridge ends in hair-breadth escape. Above - view of Don bridge Gerrard St. E., showing where section of the guard rail was carried away by a car driven by Jack Zeran, 286 Mortimer St., when it skidded to edge of the bridge and only stopping when front wheels were hanging over the side of a hundred-foot drop. Neither the driver nor his two passengers suffered injury.

Picture, 1931, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Bridges - Don

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0109626f