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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND)- Sangamon County Coroner, Jim Allmon, identifies the body of a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in Springfield on Monday. 

Allmon confirmed the death of Michael Gragg, 54, of Riverton, IL.

Gragg was struck by a vehicle at South 11th Street & South Grand Avenue East the early morning hours of July 26, he was then transported by EMS, to HSHS St. John’s Hospital where he later died on 7/27/2021 at 3:43 p.m.

An autopsy of Gragg was performed on Wednesday and preliminary findings show he died from multiple blunt force injuries sustained in the car vs pedestrian incident.

The death is under investigation by the Sangamon County Coroner and the Springfield Police Department.

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