Police are investigating a fatal crash early Friday morning on Illinois 4 in St. Clair County.
According to a press release from Illinois State Police District 11, a green 1998 Dodge Ram pickup was traveling north on Illinois 4 at Mud Creek Road in St. Clair County when the driver failed to negotiate a curve just south of Mud Creek Road. The vehicle traveled off the left side of the road, struck a sign, traveled over Mud Creek Road, and rolled several times into a field. The vehicle came to a final rest on all four wheels with the deceased trapped underneath.
The occupants of the vehicle were taken to a Sparta area hospital for injuries. One of the occupants was transported to a St. Louis area hospital via ARCH Air Medical Services for serious injuries. The other occupant was taken to a St. Louis area hospital by ambulance for serious injuries.
Police did not identify those involved in the crash because of the investigation.