“Bridget Driscoll (died 17 August 1896, aged 44) was the first pedestrian victim of an automobile accident . As she and her teenage daughter May (and possibly one other person) crossed the grounds of the Crystal Palace in London, she was struck by an automobile belonging to the Anglo-French Motor Carriage Company that was being used to give demonstration rides. One witness described the car as travelling at “a reckless pace, in fact, like a fire engine.” Thanks Wiki.

Elvis has left the building.


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