33 year old Springfield Man who died in car crash on S. 5th St and E. Lawrence Ave identified by Coroner

Springfield, Illinois – The Sangamon County Coroner, Jim Allmon, has identified the individual that was an occupant of a pick-up truck that was involved in a motor vehicle collision early Saturday morning at the intersection of South 5th Street and Lawrence Avenue.

Michael Wiker, 33 years of age, from Springfield was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident at 04:53am by the Sangamon County Coroner’s Office. Preliminary results from an autopsy performed today suggest Mr. Wiker died from multiple blunt force injuries sustained in that incident.

The death is under investigation by the Sangamon County Coroner’s Office and the Springfield Police Department.

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