N.M. McLeod, a member of the bridge gang now working on the new C.N.R. bridge
over the Red river at Emerson
, fell from the lower chord of the structure on Monday afternoon to the ice below, a disance of 45 feet. A misstep being the cause of the accident. Mr. McLeod was taken to the St. Boniface hospital
at Winnipeg on Tuesday and there under the ex-ray it was found that outside of a fractured ankle he was not seriously hurt.
The Pembina Pioneer Express, 3/20/1914