Former Sheriff’s Deputy takes plea deal

Posted:

Decatur – A former Macon County Sheriff's Deputy who crashed into a vehicle causing a man to lose his legs takes a plea deal.

 

Brian Duff, 41, pleads guilty to petty offenses, driving to fast for conditions and failure to drive with due care. Originally felony charges had been filed against Duff, those have been dropped. Duff must pay a fine of 500 dollars.

 

On June 29th of last year, police say Duff crashed into the back of a truck in Decatur. Tom Lennox, 55, who was in the roadway was hit, and lost both of his legs as a result of the crash.

Current Conditions
/
  • Current Events

  • Current EventsMore>>

  • Coats for Kids Drive

    Coats for Kids Drive

    DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - You can help keep central Illinois children warm this winter by donating new and gently used coats during WAND-TV's Coats for Kids drive.

    More \232a

    DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - You can help keep central Illinois children warm this winter by donating new and gently used coats during WAND-TV's Coats for Kids drive.

    More \232a
  • Agribusiness Today

    Agribusiness Today

    Get your agribusiness report here!

    More \232a

    Get your agribusiness report here!

    More \232a
  • Web Exclusives

    Web Exclusives

    Here at WAND we strive to bring you the latest coverage on news happening across central Illinois, and this page is a continuation of that effort.More \232a
    Here at WAND we strive to bring you the latest coverage on news happening across central Illinois, and this page is a continuation of that effort.More \232a