OKAWVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) - All lanes of westbound Interstate 64 were closed in Okawville, Illinois Wednesday morning after a tractor trailer slammed into an overpass, killing two people.
The accident happened around 6:20 a.m. at Route 177. A large debris field could be seen strewn across the interstate.
The Illinois State Police is investigating the accident. Two people were killed. The driver has been identified as Alex Delgado, 27, of Key West, Fla. and the passenger has been identified as Melvin Lewis, 55, of Opa Locka, Fla.
NewsChannel 5 will have more information on this story as it becomes available.