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Singular Accident.-On Monday evening a cab proprietor named Pratt was driving a fare of five per- sona, four women and one man, along Belsize-park, Hanipstead, when the man, who was sitting on the box, struck the horse with a whip. The horse started off, and the cabman jumped from the box, and endea- voured to catch hold of its head, but was knocked down by the animal, a wheel passing over one of his legs, which it severely injured. The horse still pursued us aangerous course, and Droire through the fencing of an open cutting in connection with the Metropolitan Railway in Belsize-road. The cab was turned com- pletely over, the wheels being uppermost. The un- fortunate passenger on the box was thrown down into the cutting, which is said to be about 30 feet deep, and received a severe fracture of the skull. The horse hung over the embankment until its weight broke the harness, and it also fell to the bottom. A "drink" was given to the animal, and it was raised to the top by means of a crane, when, strange to say, it was found to be uninjured, and was able to walk home. The four women were rescued through the windows of the oab. and were also found to be uninjured

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