Pedestrian struck crossing road in Belleville

BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – The Belleville Police Department is investigating a pedestrian struck at Route 161 and Royal Heights Road.  The incident happened Tuesday night at 9:30 pm

The nature or extent of the injuries aren’t known, but the pedestrian was transported to the hospital for treatment.

It’s believed the person was crossing the intersection at the time of the accident.

The driver of the vehicle that struck the person stayed at the scene and is cooperating with authorities.