Two people hit on I-57

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Iroquois County – Two people are dead after a series of events.

 

A car lost a tire on I-57 in Iroquois County. Illinois State Police say a Tennessee man was hit and killed when getting out of the car to fix his tire.

 

An 80 year old man from the Chicago Suburbs stopped to help the man lying in traffic, that's when he was also hit by a car. He was taken to Carle Hospital and later pronounced dead. Police are still investigating.

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