One Killed And One Critically Injured In Madison County Accident

One person was killed and another seriously injured in an accident early Monday morning in Madison County.  Illinois State Police Officers responded about 2:00 o’clock this morning to the scene of a single-vehicle accident on Route 4 south of Highway 40 where a car swerved off Rt. 4 and struck a tree according to authorities.  According to Illinois State Police, one person was killed and another person with critical injuries was flown to a hospital.  No other details are available at news time.