Charges filed against driver in fatal crash on Mascoutah Ave. in Belleville, Ill.

BELLEVILLE, ILL. - Charges have been filed against the driver in a fatal accident on Mascoutah Ave. in Belleville, Ill.

On Friday, police responded to the 2000 Block of Mascoutah Ave. for a two-vehicle accident with serious injuries. Drivers of both vehicles were transported to nearby hospitals. A 37-year-old woman from Belleville later died at the hospital, the other driver was treated for injuries and released and was placed into police custody.

Police announced on Saturday morning charges have been filed against the driver. The State’s Attorney’s Office has reviewed the case and placed it under advisement pending lab results.

Identities have not been released. 

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