WASHINGTON COUNTY — The Illinois State Police have released some details surrounding a Sunday incident on Interstate 64 in Washington County.

According to ISP, troopers responded around 12:26 p.m. Sunday to a traffic crash near milepost 48 on I-64 in Washington County involving a possible Hit and Run.

ISP Troopers, Washington County Deputies and Nashville Police Department Officers located the suspect vehicle and encountered the suspect who reportedly displayed a firearm.

Reports indicate Troopers and officers attempted to negotiate with the suspect who ultimately turned his weapon on himself.

The suspect was provided aid by officers on the scene before being transported to an area hospital.

The suspect’s name is not being released at this time. The investigation is being led by ISP DCI Zone 7.

This investigation is active and ongoing and no further information is available at this time.