One-car accident claims the life of Illinois man

Monday, August 16, 2010 ~ Updated 11:33 PM

A 23-year-old Wolf Lake, Ill., man is dead following a one-car accident west of Jackson on Sunday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Brandon L. Dodson's car was traveling east on Highway 34 at 4 a.m. when it ran off the road, struck an embankment and tree before overturning and ejecting him. He was not wearing a seat belt.

Dodson was pronounced dead by Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton.

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