Springfield woman hit by a car under bizarre circumstances
Logan County, IL - A Springfield woman is dead after she was hit by a car on a busy interstate in Logan County.
It happened on I-55 near mile post 111 1/2. Police say the driver, 22-year-old Jessica Black, pulled over to the side of the road and got out to use the bathroom. Somehow her money flew out of her pocket and she walked into oncoming traffic to get it. That's when she was hit by another car. Black died just before 5:00 Monday morning.
The driver of the car got a ticket for driving with a suspended license.