Pedestrian hit and killed in Jackson County, Illinois
A 70 year-old man from Elkville, Illinois died when he was hit by a vehicle in Jackson County, Illinois Friday night.
Jackson County deputies arrived to a crash after 10:30pm Friday on US 51 North near Rude Cemetery Road. Deputies found Lynn Easley dead at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle who hit him was taken to a hospital for injuries. Deputies are looking into how the crash happened.