Madison County Coroner Stephen P. Nonn is reporting that an investigation continues into the death of 61 year old Lester W. Anderson of East Alton, who was struck and killed while walking along Illinois Route 140 east of Powder Mill Road in Alton Monday morning.
Anderson was struck by a vehicle driven by Dossie W. Robinson of Alton.
The incident was reported to 9-1-1 at 9:07 a.m. Monday. Mr. Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:54 a.m.
An autopsy is planned for Tuesday to assist in the investigation. Alton Police continue to investigate the crash with the assistance of the Metro East Crash Assistance Team.