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Tragedy in Medina, Ohio

By now everyone in the old engine/old tractor hobby knows about the tragic explosion that occurred July 29 at the Medina County Fair in Medina, Ohio. While there is some confusion surrounding the cause of the explosion, the basic facts of the accident are known.At approximately 6:20 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, Clifford Kovacic wheeled his 1918 Case 110 steam tractor into the Medina ...

Richard Backus | Oct 1, 2001

Gas Engine Magazine

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