JACKSON, Mo. (KFVS) - One person is dead following a crash on Northbound I-55 Saturday night.
Seven others were seriously injured.
Frederick Fleming, 33, of Cape Girardeau, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe on I-55 when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway, overturned and ejected everyone from the vehicle.
Two helicopters were called in to transport the seven people injured.
A 17-year-old passenger from Cape Girardeau was pronounced dead at St. Francis Hospital.
The injured included five children, ranging in ages from 17 to 5, and two adults in their 30s.
Northbound I-55 was closed due to the wreck at mile marker 113.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, no one was wearing a seatbelt.
Next of kin has been notified.