CHICAGO (CBS)-– A car traveling on southbound I-94 Friday afternoon fatally struck the passenger of a semi-truck that had pulled over to the side of the highway and was stopped on the right shoulder, according to Illinois State Police.
Abdelrazig Khalil, 55, of Browns Summit, North Carolina, was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: 'We Couldn't Do Anything': Family Members Wait On Word About Missing Loved One From NC Tubing Accident
Khalil had been standing with the driver when he was struck by the passing vehicle, police said.READ MORE: CDC: Eviction Moratorium Extended Through The End Of July
Marco Vital Tapia, 41, of Zion, has been charged with one felony count of aggravated driving under the influence involving death.
After striking Khalil, police say Vital Tapia continued driving southbound for approximately one mile before pulling over.MORE NEWS: Over 23,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Vital Tapia attended a bond hearing Sunday and was held without bail.