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UPDATED: Man Killed in Sangamon County Accident
UPDATED October 7, 11:00 a.m.
A New Berlin man is dead following a car accident that happened early Sunday morning.
Kevin Becker, 39, was traveling north on Waverly Blacktop between New Berlin and Pleasant Plains when he lost control of his vehicle just before 4:00 Sunday morning.
The accident remains under investigation. An autopsy is scheduled for today.
UPDATED October 6
A car overturned, landed in a ditch, and now the 39-year old driver is dead. The Sangamon County Sheriff's Department responded to a call just before 4 a.m. Sunday.
The driver, a man, had been traveling north on Waverly Blacktop between New Berlin and Pleasant Plains. According to deputies, the driver appears to have lost control of his vehicle. It ended up on the opposite side of the road, passenger side down.
The driver's identity won't be released until after his family is notified. We're told the victim has addresses in both New Berlin and Springfield. The accident is still under investigation.