Man dies in car crash

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SPRINGFIELD - A man is dead after a one-car crash in Springfield. 

The Illinois State Patrol reports Michael Tucker, 23, was headed south on I-55 when for some unknown reason, he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle rolled over and came to rest on its top in the median. The accident took place around 9:00 PM Wednesday night.

Tucker was declared dead at the scene. A 17 year old passenger was transported to Memorial Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

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