Fatal Accident in Champaign County

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A Paris man has died after an accident in Champaign County, Illinois.

It happened Monday morning on IL 49 at Champaign County 200 North.

A Chevrolet Malibu was headed northbound when the driver was unable to navigate a curve, and left the road.

The vehicle struck a ditch, became airborne and overturned several times.

Police say the driver, Randy G. Leeman, 55, of Paris, died at the hospital.

His passenger, Blake A. Webster, 22, of Marshall, is in the hospital with serious injuries.

Police say the two men were not wearing seatbelts.

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