Jackson County Fatal Rollover Crash

There was a fatal Southern Illinois pickup truck accident early Monday morning (February 9, 2015) on Route 3 in Jacob, Illinois.

First responders were alerted to this single-vehicle accident at approximately 1:49 a.m., which happened on Route 3 near White Lane.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened as a Dodge pickup was driving southbound on Route 3 when it left the roadway.  It then struck a culvert and rolled over.  The two occupants in the vehicle were ejected.

Both vehicle occupants, identified as Donald D. Randolph, 50, and Robert A. Parker, 52, both of Chester, were taken to a local hospital.  Randolph was then pronounced dead.  Parker was then transferred to a St. Louis hospital for treatment of accident injuries.

This accident remains under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Southern Illinois accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the February 9, 2015 Randolph County Tribune article titled “Rollover wreck on Route 3 results in fatality” as well as the February 9 thesouthern.com article titled “Chester man dies in single-vehicle car crash in rural Jacob.”


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