CARMI – One person was killed after being struck by a semi early Friday morning in White County.
According to Illinois State Police, 45-year-old Aaron K. Enoch of Pickerington, OH was driving her semi with trailer in the right lane of eastbound I-64 at milepost 128.5 when a pedestrian – identified as 36-year-old Dustin T. Gregory of Lovington, IL – was walking in the same area.
For an unknown reason, Gregory stepped into the right lane of traffic, directly in Enoch’s path and was struck by the front driver’s side quarter panel of the semi. Enoch immediately pulled to the side of the roadway. Gregory was pronounced deceased on scene. Enoch refused medical attention.
Gregory’s vehicle was located in the area of Interstate 64 eastbound at Milepost 125.
No other information was made available.