Coroner: Southern Illinois Man's Body Found in WellVIENNA, 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:Judge Postpones Trial for Man Accused in Fatal Bank Robbery
Clean Energy' Stalls, Takes Back Seat to Illinois Budget
SIU-Edwardsville Says Worker Killed Repaving Campus Road
Rauner: No Special Session If Deadline for Budget Missed
Union Presses Measure to Prevent Strike, Lockout