GREAT FALLS -
And a fatal car accident taking place in Jefferson County just south of Helena. According to the Montana Highway Patrol's incident report site, the accident took place shortly before 2am on Interstate 15 and Mile Marker 189. Initial reports to us are that multiple fatalities have occurred. Montana Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident.
As of this evening, Montana Highway Patrol says that at this time, one person is dead and four others are injured. There is no word on there current conditions. The accident occurred after a vehicle traveling southbound on the interstate traveled into the median and then overcorrected before rolling back into the median. The vehicle came to rest and was hit by another vehicle traveling northbound. No identity has been given at this time on the person who passed away. We will update you as soon as information develops.