JEFFERSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A Sunday morning rollover crash on I-57 injures 2 people in Jefferson County, Illinois.
According to Illinois State Police District 13 in DuQuoin, driver Kelsey S. Bailey, 18, of Indiana and passenger Devon S. Bline, 17, of Cape Girardeau both received major injuries.
Both were taken to a Mt. Vernon hospital and then air flown to an Evansville, Indiana hospital for their injuries.
Police say Bailey was driving northbound on I-57 in Jefferson County around 8:01 a.m. and at the 83 mile marker the car ran off the road, hit a ditch and overturned off the northbound exit ramp into a field.
Bailey was cited for improper lane change and operating an uninsured motor vehicle, police said.
Both Bailey and Bline were wearing seatbelts.