Pedestrian hit on IL Route 127 in Perry County

Updated: Sep. 7, 2019 at 2:23 AM CDT
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PERRY COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A man was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in Perry County Illinois on Friday night, September 6.

According to police the crash happened just before 10 p.m. on Illinois Route 127 near Private Road 46.

After the preliminary investigation police believe 18-year-old John Bouchard was standing in the southbound lane of 127 after crashing his four wheeler.

A GMC driver by Diane Gutierrez was traveling southbound on 127 when she struck Bouchard.

Bouchard was flown by ARCH to Saint Louis University Hospital.

According to ISP charges are pending.

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