A 55-year-old Peoria man was found dead in the middle of a roadway in unincorporated Peoria early Wednesday morning.
The Peoria County Coroner was called to the intersection of South East Lane and Augustana around 4:30 a.m. on a report of a man found dead in the road. The man was identified as Glen Webb.
The coroner said Webb had been hit by a car,but an autopsy confirmed he had suffered a medical event before falling. The coroner said he was run over by a vehicle after he already collapsed.
It's unknown if the person who called in the report was the person who ran Webb over, or if it was another motorist. Toxicology tests are pending. The Peoria County Sheriff's Office is investigating.
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