Choking Claims Life of 6 Year Old in Rural Keyesport

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A tragic accident claimed the life of a 6 year old boy at the Hickory Shores Campground in rural Keyesport late on Saturday the 4th. According to the Bond County Coroner’s office 6 year old Jeremiah M. Woods of Champaign chocked to death after apparently grabbing a large marshmallow off a picnic table.

The child was unresponsive when Keyesport first responders and Bond County EMS arrived and transported Woods to Greenville Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements for 6 year old Jeremiah Woods are pending at the Walker Funeral home in Champaign.