Person in custody following fatal crash in Belleville - KMOV.com

Person in custody following fatal crash in Belleville

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One person was killed during a crash in the 2000 block of Mascoutah Friday (Credit: KMOV) One person was killed during a crash in the 2000 block of Mascoutah Friday (Credit: KMOV)

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) – One person was killed and another is in police custody after a crash in Belleville Friday morning.

The crash occurred around 6:35 a.m. in the 2000 block of Mascoutah.

Following the crash, the drivers of both vehicles were taken to the hospital, where one of the drivers later died of the injuries sustained.

The second driver was taken into custody after being treated for injuries.

Mascoutah Avenue near the Fox Valley Subdivision was closed while accident reconstruction was underway.

The identity of the drivers have not been released.

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