Explosive Truck Blast Wipes Out Casper Driver and Hitchhiker

Casper, Wyoming – A routine Sunday drive in 1921 took a tragic turn when a 30-year-old Casper man, Nelson A. Glass, was transporting highly explosive nitroglycerine in a white truck owned by the Independent Torpedo Co. The journey from Casper to a Thermopolis storage warehouse proved to be disastrous as the truck exploded near Bonneville, … Read more