Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
The Iroquois count Sheriff’s Police handled a fatal traffic crash on the evening of Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 in Loda Township. Randy Brucker 53, of rural Loda, was eastbound on Co. Rd. 200N at approximately 425 E when he lost control of his 1999 Chevorlet truck. The vehicle entered into a clockwise slide and left the south side of the roadway where it entered the road ditch. the vehicle impacted with the ditch causing it to overturn several times ejecting Brucker. The vehicle came to rest on it’s wheels in the tilled field. Brucker was pronounced dead at the scene by the Iroquois County Corner. The Ford County sheriff’s Department, Loda Fire Department and Gibson City EMS also assisted at the scene.