MADISON COUNTY, Ill. (KMOV.com) – One person was killed during a head-on collision in Madison County late Monday night.
A 2005 Cadillac STS was traveling down New Poag Road around 10:20 p.m. when it collided with a 1993 Ford Ranger, according to authorities.
After the collision, the Ford Ranger became fully engulfed by fire.
Troopers had to use a patrol car to separate the vehicles so they could get to the driver of the Ford Ranger.
The driver of the Ford Ranger was pronounced dead. The driver of the Cadillac was flown to a St. Louis hospital in an unknown condition.
Authorities have not released the identity of the person killed.