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Coroner identifies man who died in Wednesday morning crash

33-year-old Jess Edward Voirol died of blunt force injuries Wednesday in the 5500 block of E. State Boulevard.

Posted: Feb 21, 2019 12:21 PM
Updated: Feb 22, 2019 8:42 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Allen County Coroner has identified a man who died Wednesday morning after rolling his vehicle off of East State Boulevard and into a backyard. 

33-year-old Jess Edward Voirol died of blunt force injuries Wednesday in the 5500 block of E. State Boulevard. A homeowner called 911 and said they saw a car in their backyard that appeared to have crashed. 

Voirol died at the scene. He is the 6th traffic fatality in Allen County in 2019.  

Police are still investigating the crash. 

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