The Dwight Fire Department and Dwight EMS were dispatched for a single vehicle rollover accident that on Route 17 approximately six miles east of Dwight around 5 p.m. on February 13th.  

Livingston County officials say the driver of a white Chevy Tahoe lost control on an icy Route 17 went into the north ditch and ended up on its left side. 

Nine-year old Nathan Gast of Reddick was pronounced deceased at the scene by The Livingston County Coroner's Office. All other occupants were transported to area hospitals for non-life threatening injuries.   

The accident is being investigated by the Illinois State Police and Route 17 was shut down for several hours while the scene was reconstructed.