Lincoln County John Doe is a man who was killed in a train accident in 1915 in Lincoln County, New Mexico.


The victim was found near milepost 161 about 17 miles north of Carrizozo, New Mexico on July 7, 1915. He was decapitated, but his head was found near his body. It is believed he fell out of a train car and got decapitated under the wheels on accident. It is reported that the man was seen in Carrizozo. He said he was from Vaughn, New Mexico and was heading to Agua Caliente. However, it would appear he boarded the wrong train for his destination.


  • Tobacco.
  • A nickel.


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