An injured pedestrian had to be flown to the hospital after he was struck by a vehicle while walking on Route 47 in Huntley, authorities said.
The Huntley Police Department and Huntley Fire Protection District responded around 12:49 a.m. Sunday to Route 47 and Kreutzer Road.
Huntley Deputy Police Chief Linda Hooten said officers received a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.
An investigation showed a 34-year-old man was walking in the roadway.
A vehicle traveling northbound on Route 47 near Kreutzer Road struck the man, Hooten said.
Paramedics transported the victim to Northwestern Medicine Hospital in Huntley.
A LifeNet helicopter was requested and landed at the hospital’s helipad.
The helicopter transferred the victim to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.
Hooten said the man’s injuries were not considered life-threatening. His condition was not released.
The Kane County Accident Reconstruction Team (KCART) responded to assist the Huntley Police Department in the investigation.
Officers shut down the roadway for several hours while KCART conducted their investigation.
No citations have been issued yet but the investigation remains ongoing, Hooten said.