One person is dead and four others were injured in a one-vehicle accident in Bethalto Saturday night. Bethalto Polce report that a late model, two door car left the roadway and struck a tree in the 5000 block Buchta Road just before 9:20 p.m.Police say that several of the occupants in the vehicle were ejected from the vehicle and transported to local hospitals.

The names and conditions of those involved have not been released.

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