UPDATE: Man killed in rollover accident in Boone County

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Boone County, Ill.– UPDATE:  The man killed in Thursday’s crash in rural Boone County has been identified as Scott E. Overby, 55.  Overby lived in Janesville, Wisconsin.  Preliminary results from a autopsy shows he died from multiple injuries he received in the crash.  The Boone County Sheriff’s Office and the Boone County Coroner’s Office is investigating.


Boone County, Ill.– UPDATE:  Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to crash today just before 10 am on Hunter Road east of Capron Road.  A Dodge Caravan went off the road, hit a culvert and overturned.  The driver, a man, was the only person in the mini van and had been ejected.

The Capron Rescue Squad, Capron Fire Department and Mobile Doctor One were on scene to help the man but he died.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.  The identity of the driver is not being release at this time.  An autopsy is scheduled for Friday, December 28.


Boone County, Ill. – Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an accident in rural Boone County this morning, on Hunter Road just west of Burr Oak Road.  Right now, we know it was a single vehicle crash and one man was inside, who died.  It’s not known what caused the accident, but it was raining at the time.  The Boone County Sheriff’s Office says they plan to release more information later today.  Check back with Eyewitness News for the latest.

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