Fatal Pedestrian Accident In Elgin Along Larkin Avenue

Fatal Kane County Pedestrian Accident

There was a fatal pedestrian accident in Elgin Saturday (January 5, 2019) night. This fatal pedestrian accident in Elgin involved a SUV hitting a 44-year-old man.

According to Elgin Police, this traffic fatality occurred in the 1800 block of Larkin Avenue at approximately 9:30 p.m. At that time, a man was walking westbound on Larkin, in the westbound lane, when he was struck by a Toyota SUV. The SUV was driven by an 18-year-old man from Elgin.

The pedestrian was taken to Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin for treatment of his accident injuries. He died from his accident injuries. He was later identified by the Kane County Coroner’s Office as Edward Milosz.

The driver was not injured during this fatal pedestrian accident in Elgin.

Additional details regarding the causes and reasons for this crash do not appear to be available at this time. As is often the case, more details are often available after a thorough accident investigation is conducted, which may include an accident reconstruction. Such accident investigations usually take a while to complete, and the completion time of such is dependent upon many different factors.

An excerpt concerning this traffic fatality, from the January 6, 2019 Daily Herald article titled “Elgin man walking in road struck, killed by car“:

Police said no citations have been issued. Elgin police’s Traffic Unit continues to investigate the crash.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call (847) 289-2661 or send a text to 847-411, including ELGINPD at the beginning followed by the message or tip.

Additional Details Regarding This Fatal Pedestrian Accident In Elgin

Additional details concerning this Elgin traffic fatality can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the January 6 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Man, 44, fatally struck by SUV in Elgin: police.”


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