WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local News

WJBD - Local News - Coroner: Southern Illinois Man's Body Found in Well

Coroner: Southern Illinois Man's Body Found in Well

VIENNA, Ill. (AP) - Authorities in southern Illinois' Johnson County are investigating the death of a 79-year-old man whose body was found in a well near his rural home.

Johnson County investigators say a sheriff's deputy checking on James Test's well-being Thursday afternoon found the man's body on the property near Vienna.

Coroner David Rockwell says there's no immediate indication of foul play, and an autopsy was pending.

Illinois State Police are assisting in the investigation.

See other LocalNews news:

Centralia Fire Department Issues Annual Report
Iowa Utilities Board Meets for 4th Day on Bakken Pipeline Permit
Report: Illinois' Budget Woes Will Require 'Painful' Fixes
Jury Sides with Illinois Man in Excessive Force Lawsuit
Lawmakers Urge Federal Agency to Build Campus at Scott




Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo