Watseka man dies from Motorcycle Crash

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IROQUOIS COUNTY – The Champaign County Coroner reports a Watseka man has died due to injuries he sustained during a motorcycle crash on Saturday, February 20.

Coroner Duane E. Northrup says 63-year-old Alan Anderson, of Watseka, died as a result of traumatic injuries he sustained during a single motorcycle crash in Iroquois County on Saturday evening. He was taken to the Carle Foundation Hospital Emergency Department in Urbana, where he pronounced dead at 5:30 PM.

The Coroner says no autopsy will be performed; however, an inquest may be held at a later date.

Anderson’s death is being investigated by the Champaign County Coroner’s Office and the Iroquois County Sheriff’s Office. Any updates to this incident will be reported as they are received.

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