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UPDATE: Man killed in Plank Road crash identified

PEORIA, Ill. - The Peoria County Coroner has identified the man killed in a Friday morning crash on Plank Road.

20-year-old Brandon Delatorre of Farmington was killed when he lost control of his truck, heading east on Plank road, on the morning of January 26th. The vehicle slid into the path of another car, which t-boned the passenger side of the truck.

Delatorre was pronounced dead at the scene, despite  resuscitation efforts my EMS.

An autopsy shows Delatorre suffered multiple blunt force injuries to his head and chest.

The other driver was transported to OSF St. Francis Medical Center. Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts. Peoria County Coroner Jamie Harwood says there is nothing to indicate drugs or alcohol were involved in the collision.

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