Driver dies in Wayne County Crash

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Police are investigating a car crash that left one man dead. It happened last night along Illinois route 242.

Around 10 p.m. Friday night, a silver grand marquis was traveling south along the state route near County Road 300 North.

According to police, the driver, 57-year-old Troy Manahan missed a curve and ran off the road.

The car traveled through a grassy median before overturning and crashing into an embankment, resulting in Manahan dying at the scene.

Multiple agencies responded to the scene including Wayne County Sheriff’s office and EMS.

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(This story was originally published on October 5, 2019)

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