Vermilion County coroner identifies pedestrian killed on Route 1


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DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Vermilion County Coroner Jane McFadden announced Tuesday that the pedestrian who was hit and killed on Illinois Route 1 south of Interstate 74 Saturday night was Lewis Hayes.

Coroner McFadden said the victim was a 59-year-old Danville man.

No further information is available at this time. The Illinois State Police and the Vermilion County Coroner’s office are still investigating the case.

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