Deonte L. Lampkins Death – Cause Of Death: Deonte L. Lampkins of the 5400 block of Rosemont, in Washington Park, has been identified by St. Clair County Coroner Calvin Dye Sr. as the man that was killed in a fatal rollover crash that occurred in East St. Louis on Tuesday 23rd November 2021.
Information from police says that the crash happened on Eighth Street and Mississippi Avenue, Police responded to a report of a crash and found a Deonte green SUV and his body laying on the road, he was declared dead at the scene of the crash. A female occupant was transported to the hospital, her state of health has not been known.
An eyewitness told the police that the vehicle overturned severally before it crashed. The crash is still under investigation by an Illinois State Police traffic crash reconstruction team as the cause of the crash has not been determined if it is drug-related or alcohol.