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One killed after crash that wedged car underneath semi on I-270 in Madison County

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MADISON COUNTY, Ill.  - The Madison County Police Departement are investigating a fatal car crash invloving a semi-truck Friday morning.

The crash happened at 8:47 a.m. at mile marker 6.5.  FOX 2 Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX flew over the scene were at least two lanes were blocked going westbound on Interstate 270 east of the Chain of Rocks Bridge.

According to police, the driver lost control of their vehicle after merging onto Interstate 270 westbound from Interstate 255 southbound.  The car then became stuck under the semi-trailer.

The Madison County Coroner pronounced the driver dead at the scene.

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