URBANA - A University of Illinois student is dead after allegedly being hit by a drunk driver.
Police say Anthony Pauls, 22, died after being struck by a vehicle driven by Albert Fleming, 20, of Champaign.
Fleming was pulled over after police noticed his heavily damaged vehicle.
He faces a number of traffic charges, including: leaving the scene of an accident and driving under the influence.
Police say Fleming is being held in the Champaign County satellite jail and the investigation is "ongoing."
The accident happened just before midnight in the 200 block of West University Avenue in Urbana.