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MADISON COUNTY, IL (KTVI) – One person was killed and one injured in an accident that happened on Illinois Route 4 and Kirsch Road early Monday morning around 2 am.

Authorities say the driver of a 2009 Pontiac drove off the road and hit a tree.

The driver, 26-year-old Nichole Reginato was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital and 44-year-old Dianna Reginato, the passenger was taken to a hospital Highland Illinois. She later died from her injuries.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.