CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Champaign County Coroner is identifying a Fisher man who died in a two-vehicle wreck north of Rantoul.
Coroner David Northrup identified the man as 48-year-old David E. Wisehart. He says the man was pronounced dead at 3:42 a.m. Sunday at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
The coroner said in a press release that Wisehart died from blunt force injuries he took in the crash.
The release says the crash happened around 9 p.m. Saturday.
Northrup says the man was driving on County Road 1700 East near County Road 3275 North when he swerved to miss a deer and hit an oncoming vehicle.
The Champaign County Sheriff’s Department and the Coroner’s office continue to investigate.