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Dead body on Ill. road, man saved by belt buckle, "Turtleman" is back

A dead body was found on an Ill. road early Friday morning. A dead body was found on an Ill. road early Friday morning.
ISU is offering free motorcycle safety classes. ISU is offering free motorcycle safety classes.
"Turtleman" is back on Animal Planet. "Turtleman" is back on Animal Planet.

Good morning to you!

Friday is finally here and it seems like the weather should be pretty nice for the weekend. Check in on the Breakfast Show for your full forecast.

Breaking news out of Union County Friday morning: a dead body was found on Highway 57. Click here or tune in at 4:30 for details.

Starting at 5, we'll have the latest on the death of a Missouri utility worker.

Also, Marion police have finally located a man they've been searching for since February.

A man in Philadelphia was saved by his belt buckle. Get the full interesting story at 5:23.

Join me at 5:35 for what's trending online Friday morning.

At 6, catch the newest details on tension in North Korea.

We'll bring you 12 minutes of commercial-free news starting at 6:45. Friday's topics include the hazmat spill in Kentucky on Thursday, the continued cleanup after Wednesday's storms, the investigation into a deadly bus crash near Dallas on Thursday and much more.

Head to kfvs12.com for details on free motorcycle safety classes given by ISU. Also, a Chicago judge gave a 12-year sentence to a man who used a toy gun during a robbery and Animal Planet's "Turtleman" show is back.

Click here to join our live stream of the Breakfast Show from 4:30 to 7 a.m.

Jen Baird
Digital Content Producer
KFVS12-Heartland News
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

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