Deadly crash under investigation in Alexander Co., Ill.

Deadly crash under investigation in Alexander Co., Ill.
A portion of Route 3 was closed for about two hours.

ALEXANDER COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - Illinois State Police is investigating a deadly crash, which shut down a part of Route 3 in Alexander County.

The crash happened near East Side Drive at approximately 12:59 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17.

According to an ISP preliminary investigation, Anthony T. Duncan, 34, of Cairo, lost control of the SUV he was driving. The vehicle went off of the road, hit a ditch and embankment, rolled and hit a tree.

Duncan died at the scene.

A portion of Rte. 3 at the crash site was closed for approximately two hours.

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