A two-car crash that occurred at 6:13 p.m. Sunday on the east end of the Rend Lake Dam claimed the life of Craig A. Payne, 41 of Bonnie.
A 2011 Chevrolet Cruze driven by Tabatha S. Weeks, 31, of rural Benton collided with Payne's 2010 Dodge Caravan. Payne's wife, Marla, 37, a son William, 15, a son Pierce, 9, a daughter Deloris, 12, and another daughter Jodi Ann, 6, all of Bonnie sustained injuries.
Payne was pronounced as deceased in the Franklin Hospital.
Pierce was air-lifted to Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis.
Abbott EMS transported the remaining injured to the Franklin Hospital emergency room.
Weeks was transported to Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
The crash remains under investigation.
Franklin County Sheriff Don Jones said alcohol may have been a contributing factor.