(KMOV) -- The Major Case Squad is investigating a homicide in the Metro-East.
Investigators say just after 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, a man was found dead in the 4100 block if Division Street in Granite City, Illinois.
The man apparently crashed his car.
Someone called 911 to report that wreck.
Investigators believe the victim crashed after a violent encounter with a suspect.
An autopsy is scheduled for later today.
We will bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.