Elderly Man Hit by Car on College Ave

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JACKSONVILLE – The Morgan County Coroner reports an 85-year-old man was struck by a vehicle while crossing College Avenue at Church Street.

Homer Keltner was crossing the street at about 8:30 AM when he was hit. He suffered severe trauma to his head. Keltner was taken to Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville where he later died at 10:37 AM.

According to Jacksonville Police, an elderly woman was driving through the intersection when she hit Keltner.

This investigation is ongoing. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

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