UPDATE: Pedestrian Killed On I-39 Identified

Published 08/17 2014 11:06PM

Updated 08/18 2014 03:55PM

UPDATE (8/18/14): Illinois State Police have identified the victim as 29 year-old Tiffany Cole of Davis Junction.  No charges have been filed against the semi driver.

ROCKFORD - Illinois State Police were on scene around 1:30 am Sunday morning, responding to a a report that a 29-year old female had been found on the side of the road.

Evidence suggest she was struck by a truck/semi trailer when she was walking on the side of the highway.

When police arrived, she was beyond resuscitation and she was pronounced dead at the scene. The coroners office says an autopsy is pending and toxicology tests will be available in 2 weeks.  The woman's identity has been withheld, pending notification of her next-of-kin.

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