BUCK – One man was killed and his two companions received only minor injuries in a single vehicle accident around 5:30 p.m. May 4 about one mile south of Duchess on the John Ware Trail.
A vehicle operated by Joseph Amon Buck, 21, was proceeding north when he lost control of the vehicle and it slid into the ditch, struck a pole and rolled over.
Buck died of head injuries, according to Brooks RCMP.
His two passengers, Raymond Patrick Russell and Nolan John Krecklevich, sustained minor injuries.
Brook Bulletin May 12, 1976 Roll 24 Image 708