EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — Illinois State Police (ISP) are investigating a fatal shooting on I-64. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Friday.
ISP says one person was pronounced dead at the scene and one person was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police shut the interstate down at milemaker 2 for the investigation. The interstate is expected to be shutdown for an extended period of time.
Traffic is backed up over the Poplar Street Bridge into downtown St. Louis.