PARK CITY, Ill. (WLS) -- The family of a 29-year-old Barrington man who died last week said that he was killed while installing a traffic control device after being struck by a distracted driver.
Matthew M. Paulson died of multiple traumatic injuries due to a crash in north suburban Park City, according to the Lake County Coroner's Office.
Paulson worked as a union electrician for Home Towne Electric in Lake Villa, his family said. He recently became a journeyman electrician, and had worked as a foreman since 2014. Matthew was also studying to become a state certified electrician.
A visitation will be held at Justen Funeral Home in McHenry on Friday. Funeral services will be held at the same location Saturday.
Barrington man, 29, fatally struck while installing traffic control device, family says