FOX LAKE, Sick. — Authorities have identified a person killed after he was hit by a truck in Fox Lake on Sunday morning.
In line with the Lake County Coroner’s Office, 28-year-old Troy Dowsett, from Portsmouth, Virginia, died within the early morning hours after he was hit near Route 59 and Grand Avenue.
The coroner’s office said Fox Lake Police and fire officials were called to the scene just before 2 a.m. after reports of a crash involving a pedestrian.
After arriving on the scene, emergency crews positioned Dowsett and transported him to the hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Authorities haven’t identified anyone else involved or provided details on what led to the crash.
An investigation by Fox Lake Police and the Lake County Crash Assistance Team is underway.