Deadly crash leaves one man dead

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SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WAND)- A Carlinville man is dead after he was hit by a semi. It happened early Saturday morning around 1:30 A.M on I-55S near mile post 78. Preliminary investigations show that the semi was traveling I-55 southbound at MP 78 in the left lane.

The driver of the semi came upon a pedestrian in the left lane of travel, and struck the pedestrian before coming to rest. The pedestrian Aaron Carr of Carlinville was pronounced  at the scene. The driver of the semi Momir Vujanic of Milwaukee, WI was not injured. 

No charges have been filed at this time. 

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