A Sherman Oaks motorist was killed yesterday [February 13, 1956] and three members of his family injured, one critically, when their automobile collided head-on with a truck on U.S. Highway 6, near Lancaster.
Dead is Abba Segal, 31, of 4028 Stone Canyon Road. He died in Antelope Valley Hospital after the accident at Acton Junction.
His wife, Ruth, 31, was seriously injured and a son, Gerald, 41/2, is in critical condition. Another son, Ronald, 10, escaped with a minor injury. Four other passengers in the car were unhurt.
They are William Orlsman, 29, his wife, Jean, 24, and their two sons, Richard, 19 months, and Stephan, 4, of 13316 Oxnard St., Van Nuys.
The California Highway Patrol said the car collided with a truck driven by Nicholas L. Raich, 42, of 18013 Ghent St., Azusa. He was not injured.