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      Chicago man identified in fatal Sunday crash

      The Adams County coroner identified the man who died in a traffic crash Sunday in a rural area east of Quincy.

      Matthew R. Guthrie, 23, of Chicago, Ill. was pronounced dead at 6:16 p.m. at the scene due to injuries suffered in the crash, coroner Jim Keller said.

      Toxicology tests are pending in the ongoing investigation. The Adams County Sheriff's Office is investigating the fatal roll-over accident.

      The crash took place about 5:04 p.m. on County Road N. 1500th Ave., east of E. 1353rd Ln.

      Guthrie lost control of the vehicle. It overturned several times after leaving the roadway and he was ejected from the vehicle, the Adams County Sheriff's Office said.

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