Teen Pedestrian Hit by Semi - Wandtv.com, NewsCenter17, StormCenter17, Central Illinois News-

Teen Pedestrian Hit by Semi


Champaign - Illinois State Police are investigating, after a 17-year-old was hit by a semi on I-57 near Champaign.

Police say it happened near mile marker 233 just after midnight Friday morning. The semi driver told police the teen seemed to intentionally run into the roadway from the ditch. The semi driver was not injured.

An autopsy is currently underway to determine the cause of death. The Champaign County Coroner has not yet released the name of the teen.

Most Popular

  • Current Events

Powered by WorldNow

904 South Side Drive
Decatur, IL 62521
Primary Phone: 217-424-2500
Primary Email: news@wandtv.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and WAND. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms