Steven Z. Strub-Lay Death – Obituary, Man killed in a deadly hit and run

By | January 14, 2022

A man is dead and a teen is now behind bars after a deadly hit-and-run in McDonough County, Illinois.

The victim, later identified as 29-year-old Steven Z. Strub-Lay, was found Wednesday night on the side of North 1900th Road near East 2000th Street.

A woman who called 911 after seeing him near the roadway said it appeared he was hit by a vehicle.

Strub-Laywas was pronounced dead at the scene.

It was determined the involved vehicle fled the scene.

McDonough County Sheriff Nicholas Petitgout says detectives found the suspect vehicle the next morning.

A male juvenile was taken into custody on charges of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident involving death.

Steven Z. Strub-Lay Death – Obituary, Man killed in a deadly hit and run

He is currently in the Mary Davis Home in Galesburg, IL.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.