FAYETTE COUNTY — According to Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen, a 59-year-old Columbus, Ohio man was killed Thursday night in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 70.
David Duke was reportedly stopped in traffic at the 69 mile marker when he was struck from behind by a semi-tractor trailer.
Bowen pronounced Duke dead at the scene at 6:41 p.m. The crash remains under investigation by the Fayette County Coroner and the Illinois State Police. An autopsy has been scheduled at St. Anthony Hospital in Effingham.
Additional details about the crash were not yet available.