One killed in fatal crash

Fatal Crash

Colona, IL – One person is dead after being stuck by a semi on interstate 80 near Colona.

The accident happened at 9:15 P.M. Tuesday, A semi-truck was traveling west near mile marker 7 when it struck a pedestrian walking in traffic.

20 year old Brandon Carr of Colona was pronounced dead at the scene.

The west bound lanes of Interstate 80 were shut down overnight, and reopened at 2:15 A.M. Wednesday morning.

No charges have been filed.  The incident remains under investigation.

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