Sangamon County authorities investigating discovery of dead body

BUFFALO, Ill. - The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office and the Sangamon County Coroner's Office is investigating a death that was discovered Friday morning.

Authorities say a motorist discovered a body in the 14000 block of Shanle Road in rural Buffalo, Illinois at about 7:25 a.m.  Officials say the body was in the roadway, and that a vehicle was in a nearby ditch.

The Sangamon County Coroner's Office has identified the deceased as 66-year-old Carl Febus.  An autopsy scheduled for Monday morning.  Authorities are continuing their investigation into the finding of this body.

We will bring you more details once they are available.
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