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1 dead after crash near Ullin, Illinois

ULLIN, IL (KFVS) -

A Villa Ridge man has died after a crash in Pulaski County, Illinois.

It happened in the early morning hours Saturday on Old US 51, one mile south of Ullin.

According to Illinois State Police District 22 in Ullin, Brian R. Morgan, 38, of Villa Ridge was southbound on Old US 51 when his 2008 Chevy Malibu failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the left side of the road.

The car then hit an embankment, went airborne and flipped several times.

Troopers say Morgan was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. 

He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pulaski County coroner.

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