UPDATE (2:39 p.m.) — McLean County Coroner Dr. Kathy Yoder released information on the crash.

According to a press release, 62-year-old Edeberto Alameda of Bloomington was pronounced deceased at 9:53 p.m.

The preliminary autopsy opinions indicate Alameda died of multiple blunt injuries, reportedly sustained when he was struck by an automobile. Toxicology testing is pending.

The incident remains under investigation by Illinois State Police and McLean County Coroners Office.


MCLEAN COUNTY, Ill. (WMBD) — A pedestrian is dead after a crash near US Route 51 and Old Colonial Road in McLean County Wednesday.

According to Illinois State Police (ISP), a passenger vehicle struck a pedestrian on the roadway at approximately 9:39 p.m.

The southbound lanes and one northbound lane were closed until 1:37 a.m. Thursday for the investigation.

ISP stated that no other information is available at this time.

This is the fourth deadly crash in the area in the last three days.

This story will be updated.