ALEXANDER COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A 4-month-old baby was killed in a crash on Monday, June 26.
It happened just after 7 a.m. on Illinois Route 127 north of Trinity Road. That's near Sandusky, Illinois.
According to Illinois State Police, the driver, Valencia Holloway, 19, was driving south when a witness said her car left the road, hit a culvert, and went airborne.
The car rolled and threw Holloway and an infant from the car.
Investigators said the baby was not in a car seat, but the girl's father said she was in a car seat, but was thrown from it on impact.
Holloway, of Tamms, Ill., was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The baby died at the scene.
Investigators say Holloway was not wearing a seat belt.