St. Clair County Corrections Officer Killed In Crash | FOX2now.com – St. Louis News & Weather from KTVI Television FOX2
BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI)-Belleville Police are investigating a crash that killed a St. Clair County Sheriff’s Corrections officer early Saturday morning. The victim, identified as Steven Johnson, 37, died after being ejected from a SUV around 12:30am in the 8100 block of Old St. Louis Road, commonly known as the IL 13/15 split.
When officers got to the scene of the crash they found a SUV had gone off the road, through the median, crossed another road, then rolled before it came to a stop. Johnson was ejected. He was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital where he later died.
Johnson was employed as a St. Clair County corrections office.
Belleville Police continues to investigate the incident.