WILLIAMSON CO. -- Illinois State Police report one person is dead after a crash on Interstate 57.
Troopers say it happened Sunday afternoon at 4:40 p.m., at mile marker 51 in Williamson County. The driver was heading north, when for unknown reasons, they left the road and hit a tree, causing major front end damage.
The passenger, 20 from Florissant, Missouri was killed, and the driver, 28 from St. Louis, Missouri had minor injuries.
That crash is still under investigation. So far no names have been released.