A St. Louis woman was killed Sunday in a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 57, according to a report from the Illinois State Police District 13 office.
According to the news report, an unidentified 20-year-old male from Florissant, Missouri, was driving with an unidentified 28-year-old female in the front seat and a juvenile in the backseat in a 2018 Hyundai Elantra along I-57 northbound, when he exited the roadway for unknown reasons. He was near mile marker 51 in Williamson County.
The driver received minor injuries while the female passenger died and the juvenile had major injuries as a result of the vehicle hitting a tree.
According to the report, the cause of the crash is under investigation.
— The Southern