Crash kills one man, sends a woman to the hospital
A single car crash kills one man and sends a woman to the hospital in Decatur.
Police were called the the scene around 7:30 pm Thursday night,
The crash happened on the East bound ramp of Route 51 south to Lakeshore Drive.
Officers say the 53 year old Mt. Zion man lost control of his car and crashed into a concrete bridge support.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
His 45 year old female passenger was taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.
The ramp was closed for four hours as the fatal accident team investigated the crash.