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Man fatally hit by semi on I-80 near Joliet

SHARE Man fatally hit by semi on I-80 near Joliet
SHARE Man fatally hit by semi on I-80 near Joliet

A 25-year-old man was fatally struck by a semi Wednesday night on Interstate 80 near southwest suburban Joliet.

About 9:20 p.m., a 2011 Kenworth semi truckwas headedeast on I-80, just west of Wheeler Road, when Aaron A. Wiley stepped from the right shoulder into traffic, according to Illinois State Police and the Will County coroner’s office.

The Joliet resident was dead at the scene, authorities said. Final autopsy results are pending further investigation.

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The man, 24, was found by a tenant with two gunshot wounds to the head in the entry way of the complex in the 7800 block of South Laflin Street about 1:30 a.m., police said.
State troopers responding to the shooting about 8:10 p.m. found the woman, 25, with injuries considered life threatening, fire officials and Illinois state police said.
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Jaylun Sanders, 21, faces two counts of first-degree murder in the shooting. A second man, 20-year-old Kameron Abram, faces weapons and trespassing charges, police said.