ISP responding to fatal rollover crash in Georgetown

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GEORGETOWN, Ill. (WAND) - Illinois State Police were on scene of a deadly rollover crash on Tuesday morning. 

Troopers say the crash happened around 8:30 a.m. on Route 1, between 8th and 9th Streets. 

The Vermilion County Coroner says  71-year-old Stephen Moore of Westville was killed in the crash.

According to the preliminary crash report, a blue Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck was traveling southbound when it left the road to the right and crossed the sidewalk. The truck struck an incline in a yard, then a tree and overturned onto the roof. 

Police say the 71-year-old male driver was not wearing a seatbelt. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The road will be closed for several hours as police work to clear the scene and investigate the crash. Traffic will be re-routed. 

Officials say the driver was from Westville but were not releasing the name, pending notification. 

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