Man dead after run over by SUV in Caseyville

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CASEYVILLE, IL. (KTVI) – The Caseyville Police Department is investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Route 157 in Caseyville around 2pm.

A caller told police that the driver of a white SUV appeared intoxicated. A vehicle matching that description traveling south on Rt. 157 left the road, hit a man walking down the road and ejecting its driver. The man hit by the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene.

The condition of the driver is not known at this time.

The St. Clair County Coroner's office, Caseyville Police, Illinois State Police and firefighters are currently on the scene.