Pedestrian struck, killed along I-55

August 6, 2018

Daily Journal staff report

BRAIDWOOD — A 55-year-old man was struck and killed by a tow truck while walking along Interstate 55 near Braidwood Saturday afternoon.

According to the Will County Coroner’s Office, James L. Conway, of Hinsdale, was pronounced dead at 3:15 p.m. near mile marker 234 of I-55. The coroner’s office said Conway apparently crossed into the northbound lanes of the highway and was hit by the tow truck.

Illinois State Police continue to investigate the incident.

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