1 dead after SUV, tractor trailer collide in Alton

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ALTON, IL (KTVI)-  One person is dead after an SUV and a tractor trailer collided Thursday morning in Alton. The accident happened around 5a.m. near the intersection of Martin Luther King at 20th. U.S. Highway 67 was closed for nearly three hours while authorities investigated the crash.

Drivers were also re-routed between 9th Street and College Avenue.