Passenger rescued from crash in Alorton overnight

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ALORTON, IL (KTVI)- Several people were injured overnight in a metro east accident. The crash happened around midnight on Highway 15 at Racehorse Drive in Alorton.

Three or four cars were involved. One of them caught on fire. One person suffered burns.

It took emergency crews about 45 minutes to get one of the victims out of the wreckage.

Everyone is expected to survive.