Fatal Pedestrian Accident In Carbondale Parking Lot

There was a Southern Illinois parking lot accident on Friday, January 30, 2015 in Carbondale, which led to the death of a 3-year-old.

According to police, the accident happened in a parking lot in the 200 block of North Oakland Avenue, sometime before 10:00 a.m.

The child was hit by a truck while walking in the parking lot, and the child was later pronounced dead after being taken to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale for treatment of accident injuries.

No other information was immediately available.  The accident remains under investigation.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Southern Illinois pedestrian accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the January 30, 2015 thesouthern.com article titled “Toddler killed after being hit by truck in Carbondale” as well as the January 30 wsiltv.com article titled “Child Hit, Killed By Truck in Carbondale.”


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