A Pontoon Beach man is dead following an accident on Horseshoe Lake Road near Interstate 255 in Collinsville over the weekend. 29 year old Jaime G. Ramirez was the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle that left the roadway and hit a concrete poll around 1:00pm Saturday.
Illinois State Police continue to investigate the accident. Ramirez was reportedly traveling east on Horseshoe Lake Road when according to witnesses, the truck he was driving left the roadway and hit the concrete structure of a traffic light pole near the 255 on ramp. No other vehicles were involved and Ramirez was pronounced dead at the scene.