AUBURN, Ill. (WAND) - A woman is dead after being struck by a dump truck at the Casey's gas station in Auburn, according to Illinois State Police and the Sangamon County Coroner's office.
Officers responded to the Casey's around 11:30 a.m. for the report of a serious accident. ISP said an Auburn Township dump truck failed to negotiate a curve on Illinois Route 4 at Lincoln Street. The dump truck then drove through a ditch, passed over Lincoln Street and landed in a Casey's Gas Station parking lot. That's when the truck struck the female pedestrian, who was out of her vehicle.
The coroner's office arrived on scene and pronounced the female dead at 12:45 p.m.
The female's identity was pending notification to the family.
Illinois State Police are involved in the investigation, along with Auburn Police. No charges have been filed as of Monday evening.