A fatal accident occurred late Thursday night in Fayette County.
Fayette County Coroner Dave Harris reported 28-year-old Jacob Henschen of rural Pana was killed in the single vehicle crash, which occurred south of Herrick.
The coroner said the victim was thrown from the vehicle in which he was a passenger.
In addition to Harris, state police, deputies from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department and the Ramsey Fire Department were at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation by Illinois State Police and the Fayette County Coroner’s Office.