Collinsville man dies in one-car crash

News-DemocratJanuary 18, 2014 


A 22-year-old Collinsville man is dead following a one-car crash early Saturday morning. Collinsville police identified the man as Alex L. Coombs.

According to police, Coombs was traveling north in the 2200 block of Vandalia when he crossed over into southbound lanes, lost control and struck a utility pole.

Coombs, the lone occupant, died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash, police say.

The accident reconstruction team has been called in to investigate.

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