An 82 year old man from New Lenox was tragically struck by an oncoming vehicle Friday night. The collision occurred about 5:40 p.m. on Hillcrest Road near Lincoln Highway (Route 30) in Joliet.
Prior to the crash, the driver of another vehicle was heading westbound on Hillcrest road when it crossed the eastbound lanes and struck the decedent’s vehicle. The driver who was hit died at the scene. Three occupants in the vehicle that caused the crash were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. At this time, no charges have been filed and state police are continuing to investigate.
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The attorneys at Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid are committed to representing people who have been seriously injured and incur significant medical expenses as a result of automobile collisions. Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid continue to handle automobile claims and all types of other personal injury cases in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will and Kendall Counties and all throughout the Chicagoland area.