Update: Second person dies from injuries in Alton crash
Posted on Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
ALTON, IL – A second person, who was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital for their injuries, died after being involved in a crash on Berm Highway on Saturday afternoon.
This is an update to an earlier post.
According to Alton Daily News, the double-fatality crash occurred on Berm Highway just west of Locks and Dams Way. One person was pronounced dead at the crash scene and another was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital. Police report the person airlifted to the hospital died from their injuries soon after arrival to the hospital.
Investigations into the cause of the single-vehicle crash are ongoing.
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