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Cornell College student killed in Clinton crash

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MT. VERNON (KWWL) - A Cornell College student was killed Monday in a crash near Clinton.

Officials at the college say Connor Robinson, a first-year student from Libertyville, Illinois, was killed in the crash on Highway 30 at around noon Monday.

"We are deeply saddened by the sudden loss of Connor," Cornell College President Jonathan Brand said in a written statement. "Cornell is a close-knit community and everyone is affected."

Support is being offered through the Cornell College counseling center.

A gathering was held Monday night for residents of the residence hall where Connor lived.

A campus gathering is scheduled for 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday.
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