Man found lying in road after deadly crash, truck found in ditch near Gorham, Ill.

Man found dead after crash in Jackson Co. Ill.

JACKSON COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - Jackson County, Illinois deputies said a man was found unresponsive lying in the road on Sunday, Dec. 1.

They found the man around 6:06 p.m. about one mile west of Highway 3 in rural Gorham.

Deputies said they responded to the single vehicle crash on Gorham Road and found the man lying on the roadway outside of a vehicle.

Jackson County Ambulance Services were called to the scene.

A 2018 Dodge Ram pickup truck was off the roadway in a ditch, according to deputies.

The man was identified as 28-year-old Lucas Bryant of Murphysboro, Ill.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies called a traffic Crash Reconstructionist with the sheriff’s office to the scene.

County officials are investigating.

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