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Two Involved in Rollover Crash in Jefferson County Tuesday

MT. VERNON – Two Mt. Vernon residents were ejected from their vehicle during a rollover crash on Richview Road near I-57 around noon Tuesday.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, a tire is believed to have blown on a pickup truck being driven by 58-year-old Rick Kiselewski of Mt. Vernon causing it to roll over multiple times.   

Both Kiselewski and his passenger, 51-year-old John Brooks also from Mt. Vernon, were ejected from the truck.

Both men were taken to SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment. Brooks was later transferred to a St. Louis Hospital.

Jefferson Fire Protection District firefighters and Litton’s Ambulance were both called to the scene to assist the victims.