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Hamilton man seriously injured in rollover accident

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CARTHAGE, Ill. (WGEM) -

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is reporting a Hamilton man is in critical condition after his vehicle rolled over early Thursday morning near Carthage.

Jesse E. Johnson, 45, was heading west on 1800 N. County Road near 1500 E. County Road at around 5:55 a.m. when he entered a ditch on the north side of the road. When Johnson tried to get back on the road, he over corrected and his pick-up truck rolled into a nearby corn field and landed on the roof.

Johnson was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the truck during the accident. 

Johnson was airlifted to Blessing Hospital and is currently in the intensive care unit.

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