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Man dies after Plainfield crash

A man died Saturday after the vehicle he was driving side-swiped a tree and rolled over in Plainfield, authorities said Monday.

The man, who has not been identified publicly, hit the tree and rolled over on 127th Street between Route 59 and Book Road, Plainfield Fire Chief Jon Stratton said.

He was ejected from the vehicle.

The man was later pronounced dead at an area hospital, Plainfield police Sgt. Mike Fisher said.

The road was closed while police investigated the incident, according to a post on the Plainfield Police Department’s Facebook page.

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