IDOT worker killed near Peoria

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(KTVI)– And an IDOT employee was killed Friday in an accident outside Peoria.

Witnesses told a Stark County newspaper, the plow driver had stopped on the side of the road to help a car in a ditch when another car lost control, and hit him.

Michael Holmes worked for the department during the winter to help treat the roads and keep them safe.