Joe Merrifield, 69, killed in pedestrian accident on June 4 on Vandalia Street in Collinsville.

Modified Date: 
Tue, 01/17/2017 - 11:03am
Accident Date: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Pedestrian struck, dies in Collinsville accident

The driver of the car, who has not yet been identified, has cooperated with police and no charges have yet been issued.

COLLINSVILLE, Illinois – A Collinsville man died Wednesday night after being hit by a car.

Collinsville Police Lt. Todd Link said officers responded to a man hit in the 2000 block of Vandalia Street.

Paramedics airlifted Joe Merrifield, 69, to an area hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the car, who has not yet been identified, has cooperated with police and no charges have yet been issued.

The incident continues to be investigated.

People Involved: 
Joe Merrifield
Roadway: 
Vandalia Street

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