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Vehicle Accident Claims Life of Springfield Resident

The Sangamon County Coroner's office has released the identity of the individual who died in a motor vehicle incident early this morning. According to the Coroner, 42-year-old Camron Yates of Springfield was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident that occurred near the 1300 block of East Lake Shore Drive.

Preliminary results from an autopsy conducted today indicate that Mr. Yates died from multiple blunt force injuries sustained in the crash. The Sangamon County Coroner's office is still investigating the incident, in conjunction with the Springfield Police Department.


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