Name, autopsy results released in Franklin County fatal wreck

New details have been released in the death of a 75-year-old man who was pronounced dead Monday at the scene of a single-vehicle wreck in Franklin County, Illinois.

Franklin County Coroner Marty Leffler said the man was Ronald Wayne Terry Sr. of Valier, Illinois. Leffler said preliminary autopsy results show Terry died from a laceration of the heart due to blunt chest trauma. 

Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher, Illinois, is handling the funeral arrangements for Terry.

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