There was a fatal rollover car accident early this morning (December 28, 2013) in Manhattan, Illinois.
According to the Illinois State Police (ISP), the car accident happened sometime shortly after 3:00 a.m. near Route 52 and Cedar Road, after a SUV left the roadway and rolled over several times. During the accident, the driver was ejected. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the vehicle accident.
An excerpt from the December 28, 2013 myfoxchicago.com article titled "Man killed in Manhattan rollover crash" :
Brian J. Affrunti, 31, was taken to Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, where he was pronounced dead at 3:44 a.m., according to the Will County coroner's office.
This fatal car accident remains under investigation.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the December 28, 2013 Chicago Tribune article titled "Man killed in single-vehicle crash in Manhattan" as well as the myfoxchicago.com article mentioned above.
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