Pedestrian Killed In Collision In Alton Sunday Night

24 year old Benjamin C. George, of East St. Louis, was killed Sunday night when he was struck by a car in Alton. The Madison County Coroner’s Office believes George was crossing the roadway in the 1700 block of Homer Adams Parkway when he was struck by a westbound passenger car. Investigators later learned that George had been staying at the Super 8 Motel located in that area. The death remains under investigation by the Alton Police Department and Madison County Coroner’s Office.