Death Investigation Continues in Crossville

Death Investigation Continues in Crossville

White County Sheriff Doug Maier says the investigation into a man’s death reported Tuesday continues.

According to Sheriff Maier, White County Dispatch was advised of a dead person at a home in the 100 block of North Elliott Street in Crossville around 10:20 Tuesday morning.

When deputies arrived, they found 75-year-old Charles Crane, Jr. lying on the couch in the living room. White County Ambulance also arrived on scene.

The sheriff says Crane was obviously dead. The White County Coroner was notified and arrived on scene.

Illinois State Police Crime Scene officials were requested to come to the home before Crane’s body was moved.

The sheriff says no sign of foul play was evident. The death appears to be from natural causes.