ST. CLAIR COUNTY, IL (KTVI)-A man was struck and killed early Sunday morning as he tended to his broken down truck on I-64 near Fairview Heights, IL. According to police, around 2:12am, Tyler J. Staral, 19, of O’Fallon, IL, had his Chevrolet pickup on the right shoulder of the road with the hood up. He apparently stepped out into the path of an oncoming car and was hit. The driver of the car told police Staral was waving his arms when he stepped in front of her car.
Staral was taken to Belleville Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Accident reconstruction was brought to the scene. Illinois State Police are investigating the incident.