Philadelphia & Reading Ry. Co. v. Di Donato,
256 U.S. 327 (1921)

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Philadelphia & Reading Ry. Co. v. Di Donato, 256 U.S. 327 (1921)

Philadelphia & Reading Railway Company v. Di Donato

No. 297

Argued April 28, 1921

Decided May 16, 1921

256 U.S. 327


A watchman employed on an interstate railroad at a public grade crossing to signal both interstate and intrastate trains and guard the tracks against disorder and obstruction is employed in interstate commerce, irrespective of the interstate or intrastate character of the particular train he may be flagging when injured. P. 256 U. S. 329. Pedersen v. Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R. Co., 229 U. S. 146.

266 Pa.St. 412 reversed.

The case is stated in the opinion.

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