There was a fatal Villa Park pedestrian accident early Saturday (August 25, 2018) morning.
Details on this fatal Villa Park pedestrian accident are somewhat limited at this time. The cause of the accident as well as its fault does not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time.
According to the Villa Park Police Department, the accident occurred on Roosevelt Road, in the 0-100 block. The police department was called to the accident scene at 1:39 a.m.
The pedestrian struck was a 34-year-old man. He was taken to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove for treatment of his accident injuries. At that time he was in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead.
An excerpt regarding this fatal Villa Park pedestrian accident, from the August 25, 2018 Daily Herald article titled “Police: Man struck and killed by car in Villa Park“:
Villa Park Deputy Police Chief William Lyons was not immediately available for further comment on the crash, which currently is under investigation by the police department, the DuPage County Coroner’s Office and the DuPage County Accident Reconstruction Team.
Additional details concerning this fatal Villa Park pedestrian accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald article mentioned above.
Various aspects of pedestrian accidents including the typical injuries, the potential severity of such injuries, and “what to do” from a medical and legal standpoint if you are hit by a vehicle, are further discussed on the “DuPage County Pedestrian Accidents” page as well as the “Injuries Resulting From DuPage County Pedestrian Accidents” pages.