Fatalities

A Metro East man died in a three-vehicle crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 57 in southern Illinois.

Illinois State Police say 57-year-old Wayne Maxwell of O'Fallon was pronounced dead on the scene of the crash in the northbound lanes of I-57 at milepost 47.

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The man wanted in connection to the death of a Chester Police officer has been arrested.

Randolph County authorities say James Michael Stoker was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon in the St. Louis area.