Information Sought on Fatal Hit and Run Accident

For Release: 
Nov 16, 2013

Gurnee, IL—On November 16th at 3:44 A.M. the Gurnee Police Department received a report of a man down in the roadway in the area of the southbound entrance ramp from Washington St. to Rt. 41. The first officers to arrive found the victim unresponsive lying next to an injured dog. Gurnee Firemedics tended to the victim but could find no signs of life.

It is believed the victim was struck by a vehicle sometime between 3:30 to 3:44 A.M. but no vehicles were found at or near the scene. The victim is a male white in his early 30’s. He was dressed in a Chicago Cubs jacket and yellow pajama pants. Anyone with any information is asked to call the Gurnee Police Department at 847-599-7000. 

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Contact: 

Cmdr. William Meyer
Ph: 847.599.7064
Fax: 847.244.8678
Email: BillJM@police.gurnee.il.us