Woman killed in Granite City pedestrian accident
One woman was killed after being involved in a pedestrian accident in Granite City.
According to Illinois State Police, the accident occurred around 6:27 p.m. when the 32-year-old woman was walking across Chain of Rocks Road and she was struck by a tractor-trailer.
As a result of the accident, the pedestrian was taken to St. Louis University Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. The death is considered an accident and no charges have been filed at this time.
Our deepest condolences are with the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.