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Nebo man killed after being struck by vehicle, police say


A Nebo man is dead after he wrecked his vehicle near Pittsfield, and was later hit by another vehicle.

The Illinois State Police says the accident happened on County Highway 11, approximately 2 miles south of Pittsfield.

The Pike County Sheriff's Office says 32 year old Rickie L. Swarringim wrecked his vehicle early Saturday morning between 2:30-3:30 a.m. and left the accident site and walked around seven miles towards Pittsfield.

At 5:28 a.m., officers say Swarringim was struck by a northbound vehicle on County Highway 11, where he was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pike County Coroner.

An autopsy is being scheduled in Wood River.

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