Hit-And-Run Crash On I-55 Northbound Leaves Pedestrian Dead

Authorities are investigating a deadly traffic accident on I-55 involving a semi and two pedestrians in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.  The incident happened early this morning in the northbound lanes near Route 53.  Authorities say two people were walking along the interstate heading to get gas after their car was empty.  They were both struck by a semi, killing one and critically injuring the other.  The truck left the scene.