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By Richard Flesch | rflesch@wcia.com

Published 10/24 2013 08:15AM

Updated 10/24 2013 05:53PM

Update: 3:56 pm
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Mahomet man was killed in a rollover crash Thursday morning. It happened on Route 47.

26-year old Jason Smitley hit a culvert then flipped several times. He was thrown from the vehicle and died at the scene. Police say alcohol was a factor in the crash.
Original: 8:15 am
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A man is dead after hitting a culvert and flipping his car Thursday morning. It happened on Illinois Route 47 just north of Champaign County Road 2425 North. 

Police say the driver ran off the road, hit the culvert and was thrown from the car.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators say alcohol was involved in the crash.

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