Sesser Man Killed in Single Vehicle Crash Late Tuesday Night

A 42-year-old Sesser man was killed in a single car crash in Franklin County late Tuesday night.

State Police say preliminary information indicates Ricky Knight was traveling northbound on Illinois Route 184 south of Illinois Route 14 when his vehicle left the roadway in a curve and struck a culvert. His car then overturned.

Reports indicate the driver was unrestrained and was ejected from the vehicle. Knight was transported to Marshall Browning Hospital in DuQuion where he was pronounced dead.

The crash occurred at 10:30 Tuesday night.