Aurora Hit & Run Accident In The 500 Block Of South River Street

Kane County Fatal Hit & Run Accident

An Aurora hit & run accident occurred Monday (January 13, 2020) evening. This Aurora hit & run accident led to the death of a 57-year-old man.

Details on the accident appear limited at this time.

This hit & run is discussed in a number of media sources, including the January 14, 2020 Kane County Connects post titled “Update: Police Seek Driver In Deadly Hit-And-Run On Aurora’s West Side.”

Two excerpts:

The Aurora Police Department is investigating after a man was killed in a hit-and-run crash around 7 p.m. Monday (Jan. 13, 2020) on Aurora’s near west side.


According to an APD news release, officers responded to reports of a person struck by a vehicle in the 500 block of South River Street and found a man lying in the roadway.

Paramedics attempted to save the man’s life, but he was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

The man was later identified as Brent Jean, 57, of Aurora.

The vehicle left the accident scene after hitting him.

The accident investigation is being conducted by the Aurora Police’s Traffic Unit. This accident investigation involved an accident reconstruction.

Aurora Police ask those with information concerning this accident to either call the Aurora Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 630-256-5330, or to call Crime Stoppers at 630-892-1000 to anonymously report information.

Additional Details Regarding This Aurora Hit & Run Accident

Additional details can be seen in the source mentioned above.

On this site, Kane County accidents in which a person is struck by a vehicle are discussed in posts found under the “Pedestrian Accidents” category. As seen in those posts, pedestrian accidents often lead to serious accident injuries. Many of these Kane County pedestrian accidents result in fatalities.

Additional discussion of Kane County pedestrian accidents is seen on the “Fatal Pedestrian Accidents That Occur In Kane County” and “Kane County, Illinois Pedestrian Accidents And Injuries” pages.


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