2-month-old dies in two-vehicle crash near Edwardsville Friday morning

News

EDWARDSVILLE, Il. – Illinois State Police report a 2-month-old baby boy from Granite City, Illinois died in a two-vehicle crash that happened on westbound I-270, east of I-255 in Edwardsville on Friday, August 27th at around 10 a.m.

Police say the right-hand lane was shut down for work crews and a car was stopped waiting to merge to the left. When the car merged left into the middle lane it was rear-ended by another car traveling in the middle lane.

The two-month-old passenger of the car that was rear-ended was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Popular

Latest News

More News