One person is dead following a single vehicle crash in Alton early this morning. The male driver of a Ford F-150 died at the scene of the accident on Storey Lane near the mobile home park. The Big Z has learned the truck left the roadway, struck a tree and burst into flames around 3:15am.
The Alton Police and Fire Departments responded to the scene, and accident remains under investigation. The name of the victim has not yet been released. Stay tuned to The Big Z as more information on the story becomes available.