(KMOV)-One person is dead after multiple car accidents on I-55.
The first accident happened southbound at Arsenal around 5 a.m.
Police told News 4 the driver hit the guard rail, but no word yet on what caused the crash.
The name of the victim has not been released yet.
A short time after the first accident, there was a five car pile up in the northbound lanes in the same area of Interstate 55.
There are no reports of injuries from any of those accidents.