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Subject: Death of Roy Silas - 1922
Author: Regina Deters
Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018
Classification: Death
Surnames: Silas, Bennett

Source: Jacksonville Journal, Jacksonville, Florida 27 Oct 1922

MIAMI Oct 27 - Driving without lights caused the death of Roy Silas and severe injury to Otis Bennett here last night. Each was driving a light truck, reported moving rapidly, and collided head on.

Silas died en route to a hospital after considerable difficulty in extricating him from the wreckage. Bennett's leg was broken and his body badly larcerated.