Pedestrian killed on Rt. 177 - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

Pedestrian killed on Rt. 177

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WASHINGTON CO. -- A New Baden woman is dead after a crash on IL Route 177 Wednesday.

According to Illinois State Police investigators it happened around 5 a.m. at Bottom Prairie Road.

Officials say a driver from Okawville headed west bound on Route 177 when she hit Jean D. Winters, 40, of New Baden.

Winters was walking west in the eastbound lane.

State Police say the driver was passing another vehicle at the time of the collision.
 

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