Pickup Truck Hits Jogger in Bourbonnais
Two men were jogging near West Bethel Drive and Career Center Road on Monday morning when one of the joggers was struck by a pickup truck. The truck proceeded to leave the scene of the accident and was last seen traveling eastbound on St. George Road. Authorities believe that a woman was driving the truck at the time of the accident.
While officers did not release the name of the injured jogger, they did report that he was able to speak to police at the scene. He was then transported to Riverside Medical Center to receive treatment for injuries to his shoulder.
Sadly, far too many pedestrians and other motorists are injured when drivers make reckless and irresponsible decisions behind the wheel. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident caused by a motorist’s negligence, contact the experienced legal team at Spiros Law, P.C., by calling (815) 929-9292.