ST. CLAIR COUNTY — A 73-year-old man was killed Wednesday evening when he was struck by an SUV in Caseyville as he attempted to walk across a road.
Joseph J. Maly Jr. of Caseyville was struck by a 2008 Saturn Outlook that was traveling north on state Route 159 near the intersection with Hollywood Heights Road, according to a statement Thursday by Illinois State Police.
An ambulance transported Maly to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The 37-year-old driver of the SUV, a Collinsville man, was traveling with three children when the Outlook struck Maly. None of the four were hurt.
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