VANDALIA — Two deaths in Fayette County are being investigated by the county coroner's office.
Harold "Matt" Gillett, 33, of Vernon, was found dead in his pickup truck near the Vandalia Lake Marina Wednesday of an apparent self-inflicted single gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen at 2:18 p.m.
A rural Ramsey man was also pronounced dead Wednesday. John Bolyard, 68, became ill while working on a combine and collapsed and died. Bolyard was pronounced dead at the scene by Bowen at 11:13 a.m. Wednesday.
Both deaths are being investigated by the Fayette County Coroner's Office.