Christopher Man Dies In Crash

(COELLO, IL) — A Christopher man lost his life in a one-car crash just after 7 Wednesday night in the Coello/North City area. Franklin County Sheriff Don Jones says 20-year-old Billy Ray Keltner was driving his car north at a high rate of speed in the 9300 block of Parkdon Street when it left the roadway and impacted a power pole on the west side of the roadway. The power pole and car were severely damaged. Keltner was pronounced dead at the scene by the Franklin County Coroner’s Office. Jones says the crash is still under investigation.