Man dies after Sunday crash

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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The Macon County Coroner has released the name of a 60-year-old man who died after a single vehicle crash Sunday evening.

Police said the crash happened around 7 p.m., near the intersection of East Grand Avenue and North Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive.

Police believe the pickup truck left the roadway just west of the intersection.  Emergency workers took the man to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.  Coroner Michael Day says the man, identified as 60-year-old Franklin Lynch, Sr., did not have any signs of trauma or significant injury.  Further testing is being conducted to determine the cause of death.

They reported no one else was in the truck and no other vehicles were involved.  Crews closed lanes of Grand and Martin Luther King, Jr. for about four hours after the crash, police said.

The Fatal Accident Investigation Team is reviewing the crash.

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