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Sad Accident to a Railway Guard.-An extraordinary and frightful accident has just occurred on the Greenwich line of railway to a guard named Deric, and which, it is fearetl, will terminate fatally. It appears that on the 10.50 train leaving the Green- wich station, Doric, observing one of the carriage doors open, left his break van to close it, carrying a lantern in his hand. Just as he reached the carriage the open door came in contact with a projection and was broken, and the door having also struck him the unfortunate man was thrown completely over the parapet, which, at this spot, is 32 feet from the public roadway. He fell on his right shoulder, shattering his arm in a frightful manner, and injuring himself internally. The occur- rence does not appear to have been witnessed by any of the passengers, but on the arrival of the train at Deptford the station master, missing the guard from his box, and seeing the broken door, concluded that an accident had taken place. In the meantime, how- ever, Doric contrived to walk round to the station, and to give the above particulars to Mr. Groom, the station master, immediately after which he fainted away, and became insensible. He was then placed in a carriage of the next departing train, and conveyed to Guy's Hospital, where he remains under surgical treatment.