Murphysboro man injured in single vehicle crash

GORHAM, Ill. (WJPF) — A Murphysboro man had to be taken to a St. Louis Hospital after becoming trapped in a vehicle submerged in water.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Neunert Road outside of Gorham around 4:45 AM Thursday.

They found a Jeep Wrangler on it’s top submerged in water.

The driver, 28-year-old Benjamin Vogel, was unresponsive and trapped in the Jeep.

The cause of the single vehicle crash is not clear.

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