URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — The names of two men killed in a single vehicle accident have been released.
Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup says 37-year old Rodney Young was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash after having been ejected from the vehicle. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.
The second victim, 46-year old Shawntez Young, died at the hospital from multiple blunt force injuries received during the crash.
Authorities say 46-year old Marazette Young lost control of a 2017 Jaguar SUV about 8:25 pm, Wednesday, on I-74 westbound. He was taken to the hospital and was listed in critical condition on Thursday evening.
A family member tells WCIA Rodney and Marazette were brothers and Shawntez was their cousin.
The fourth victim has not been named, but is a 37-year old man. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition.
All men are from Champaign. The cause of the crash is under investigation.