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The Grundy County Coroner Office’s and Coal City Police Department are investigating a traffic crash that claimed the life of a Coal City man.

Coroner John Callahan said the incident began on Elizabeth Street east of Virginia Street. The vehicle driven by Dan Doglio, 61, of Coal City was westbound on Elizabeth Street when he suffered a fatal heart attack.

The vehicle then continued traveling westbound through resident’s yards, crossing Marguerite Street and several more residents’ yards before striking a culvert in the drainage ditch. 

The vehicle then flipped onto its side on the west bank of the ditch. Doglio was pronounced dead at the scene. The Coal City Fire Department assisted at the scene.