Danforth man dies in single-vehicle crash

Danforth man dies in single-vehicle crash

DANFORTH — A Danforth man died Tuesday in a one-vehicle accident about five miles east of Danforth in Iroquois County.

The Iroquois County Sheriff's Office said in a release that Matthew L. Walwer, 38, of Danforth, was driving west on County Road 2200 North, near County Road 1300 East, when his vehicle entered a ditch on the north side of the road. He lost control and the vehicle rolled over several times into a nearby bean field.

Mr. Walwer was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Iroquois County coroner.

The accident remains under investigation.

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