Man found in creek died from drowning

Preliminary autopsy results indicate the man, found in Kickapoo Creek, drowned.

MCLEAN COUNTY - The 53-year-old man found in Kickapoo Creek on Saturday died from drowning, according to the McLean County Coroner's preliminary autopsy results.

Thomas Wingett from Heyworth was identified on Sunday, after his body was found in the creek Saturday afternoon. It happened near Downs. Police do not suspect foul play. The incident is still under investigation.


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