January 16, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fatality Crash Update

The Greene County Medical Examiner has now ruled that Mr. Crain's death was due to cardiac arrest, and not due to injuries received during the accident. It is believed that Mr. Crain suffered a cardiac arrest just before the accident occurred.

SPD Case Number: 09-2403

Media Contact: Watch Commander, phone: 864-1810; Release authorized by: Lt. Ben King

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
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