Teen dies in Carroll County crash

Coroner: Vehicle left Illinois 73, landed upside down in culvert with water

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Drew Crase of Forreston in Ogle County.

EARLIER REPORT

A 16-year old is dead after a fatal accident overnight in Carroll County.

According to Carroll County Coroner Matthew Jones, the male driver left Illinois Route 73 about a mile north of the intersection with Illinois Route 72.

Law enforcement officials are still contacting family.

Jones says the vehicle landed upside down in a culvert filled with water, but he believes the driver died from injuries received in the crash.


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