One Killed in Accident Near Newton

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One Killed in Accident Near Newton

One was killed in an accident three miles southwest of Newton Wednesday night.

Illinois State Police Reported that while westbound on 900th Avenue, near 750th, 77-year-old Allen D. Wetherholt, of Wheeler, ran off the roadway to the right and into a ditch and stuck a field entrance head on. Wetherholt was pronounced deceased on scene.

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