3 killed in accident on I-55 in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, IL – Three men are dead following an accident Friday night on northbound Interstate 55 in Madison County, Illinois.

According to the Illinois State Police, the driver of a Ford Mustang lost control of his car and crossed the center median hitting a Nissan Maxima and killing all three.

The driver of the Mustang was a 29-year-old male from Collinsville. The driver of the Nissan was a 59-year-old man from Troy, Illinois.

The passenger in the Nissan was a 52-year-old male from Staunton.

An investigation is ongoing.