O’Fallon, IL (July 28, 2023) – A collision in O’Fallon took place on Friday afternoon, July 28, leaving one person dead and another critically injured.
According to O’Fallon Fire and Rescue Chief Brad White, the two-vehicle wreck occurred at 1:15 p.m. on U.S. Highway 50 close to the 8600 block of Memory Lane.
White reported that one person was declared deceased at the scene, and another victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. U.S. Highway 50 was momentarily shut down but reopened by early Friday evening.
Police did not release further details about the victims involved and are still working to investigate the circumstances of the crash.
Our deepest condolences go out to the deceased victim’s family. Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of their full recovery.