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Coal City man dies in Pine Bluff Rd. accident

Incident still under investigation

MORRIS — Grundy County Coroner John W. Callahan’s office is investigating a traffic incident that claimed the life of a Coal City man.

Preliminary investigation indicates William Klegman, 66, was eastbound on Pine Bluff Road, east of Route 47, when he entered into the ditch. It appears he was traveling a slow rate of speed and may have been suffering from a medical condition.

Mr. Klegman was transported to the Morris Hospital Emergency Room, where he was pronounced deceased at 8:44 p.m. on Thursday, June 25.

The death remains under investigation by Callahan’s office.

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