Partly Cloudy
58°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Man struck, killed by car in Romeoville Thursday night

Published: Sunday, July 7, 2013 12:12 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:48 a.m. CDT

ROMEOVILLE – A Plainfield man was struck and killed by a car in Romeoville Thursday night, according to the Romeoville Police Department.

Samuel Bursey, 61, was crossing Weber Road eastbound just north of 135th Street when he was struck by a 2000 Honda Civic traveling northbound, according to Romeoville police.

Bursey was pronounced dead at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital at 10:15 p.m. that night.

Jorge Olarte, 23, of Aurora, was cited for driving without a valid driver’s license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle, police said.

The accident is still under investigation.

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

Watch Now

Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

Driver slams through front door of Riverside bank Monday

More videos »
 

Reader Poll

What's the most important issue to you in your community?
Taxes
Schools
Crime
All of the above