Man dead after intersection accident

By Anthony Antoine | aantoine@wcia.com, Gary Brode | gbrode@wcia.com

Published 03/16 2014 08:36PM

Updated 03/18 2014 09:47AM

Update: 5:55 pm, 3/17/14, Monday
RANTOUL -- Police are still investigating a car crash which left one man dead. It happened at the intersection of Champaign Avenue and Evans Road Saturday. 39-year old Jason Cuppernell, of Mahomet, died at the scene after his car hit a tractor-trailer.
Original: 8:36 pm, 3/16/14, Sunday
RANTOUL -- A Mahomet man is dead after a car accident. It happened at the intersection of Champaign Avenue and Evans Road Sunday morning. 39-year old Jason Cuppernell's car hit a tractor-trailer at the intersection.

Cuppernell died at the scene. Traffic was blocked for several hours. The crash is still under investigation.

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