Light Drizzle Fog/Mist
43°FLight Drizzle Fog/MistFull Forecast

Maywood man killed after walking into Cicero Avenue traffic

Published: Friday, June 7, 2013 10:44 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013 5:02 p.m. CDT

CICERO – A 43-year-old Maywood man was struck and killed by a vehicle after he stumbled into traffic on Cicero Avenue June 5, police reported.

Witnesses said James P. Kitchen, of the 1800 block of South 9th Avenue, was seen walking with a woman on the sidewalk on Cicero Avenue near 24th Place when he stumbled off of the sidewalk onto the street and was struck by a passing vehicle causing severe head injuries.

A traffic investigation continues pending toxicology reports.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

Are you excited about the beginning of spring?
Spring is my favorite season. Can't wait.
Spring is just a step on the road to summer
I can't handle spring allergies
I'll miss winter