The Macoupin County Sheriff is investigating a death from an accident last night at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds. According to authorities, just before 9:30, one of the Mud Drag cars went off the track and struck a tractor. 49-year-old Kelly Odell, of Williamson, New York, was extricated from the vehicle and taken to Carlinville Area Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 


The accident is being investigated by The Macoupin County Sheriff's Office and The Macoupin County Coroner's Office.


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