Month: November 2014

United 624 Crash in Wilburton, PA June 17, 1948

by Melissa R. Meade Who was on the plane? How close did it come to the colliery? Who took the photographs of the crash scene that were circulated in the Associated Press? The interest in our page’s coverage of the United Airline’s 1948 crash in the coal patch town of Wilburton, Pennsylvania has been overwhelming.…