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Surnames: Waters, Heath, Korup
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Jan. 7, 1926
A FATAL AUTO ACCIDENT
The sad news announcing the death of their neice, Miss Avis Waters, one of the most
popular young ladies of Weiser, was received Wednesday morning by Mr. and Mrs. Carl L.
Korup of this city. Her death was caused by an auto accident near Ontario, when the car
in which she was riding in company with Jack Heath a young man also from Weiser, turned
over on the highway, at a late hour Tuesday night between Ontario and Vale.
Young Heath was also seriously injured and is now in the hospital at Ontario in a critical
condition but managed to carry the almost lifeless body of the young lady a distance of
nearly a mile to the nearest house to summon aid where she died shortly after.
Miss Waters was twenty years of age and the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lou Waters of
Weiser. She was a graduate from the Weiser High School and a very accomplished young