METAMORA, Ill. – A Spring Bay man is dead following a single vehicle crash in Woodford County.
Woodford County Coroner Tim Ruestman has identified the victim as Jacob B. Polston, 18.
The crash happened just after 5:30 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Santa Fe Trail and Hickory Point Road but was not discovered until several hours later. Polston was pronounced dead at 11:30 a.m.
Autopsy results show he died of multiple blunt force trauma.
The cause of the crash is unknown at this time but authorities believe Polston was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown approximately 50 feet into a ravine.