The Illinois State Police are investigating a double fatal accident that occurred early Friday morning near Mallard Lane in Montgomery County. According to a press release from Illinois State Police District 18, a 2004 Pontiac was traveling east on Old Litchfield Trail when it drove off the left side of the roadway, went through a fence and rolled before coming to a stop on its roof. Both the driver and the passenger were ejected from the vehicle and were pronounced dead at the scene. They have been identified as 35-year old Kenneth M. Ramsay of Hillsboro and 38-year old Amber J. Woosely of Taylor Springs.
Routine toxicological testing will be performed. The accident remains under investigation.