A 20 year-old man was killed and a child was severely injured in a single car crash on Sunday in Williamson County.
The driver, a woman from St. Louis, was driving northbound on I-57 near Marion at about 4:40 p.m. when she drove off the road for unknown reasons, according to an Illinois State Police press release.
The car hit a tree, causing major damage to the Hyundai Elantra. The man in the passenger seat, who was from Florissant, died from his injuries. A child in the backseat was severely injured, according to the release.
The driver had minor injuries, the release said.
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An update on the child's condition was not immediately available Monday morning.
Illinois State Police are still investigating the crash, according to the release.