Two dead after semi drives off I-57 into trees

Two dead after semi drives off I-57 into trees
Two people are dead following a single vehicle crash on Friday, Dec. 14. (Source: Raycom Media)

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Two people are dead following a single vehicle crash on Friday, Dec. 14.

According to Illinois State Police, the Volvo semi was traveling northbound on I-57 at mile marker 52 at 5:15 p.m. The vehicle traveled off the road to the right and struck a group of trees.

The driver and passenger were both ejected and the Williamson County Coroner’s Office declared both dead at the scene.

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