Man killed helping ducks cross I-294

May 30, 2011 8:52:02 PM PDT
A Naperville man was killed as he tried to help a family of ducks get across a busy tollway.

The accident happened Monday morning in the northbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Schiller Park.

Illinois State Police say Edward Gardner, 38, got out of his car and was trying to get the ducks off the highway when he was struck by a limousine.

Police say no citations have been issued and no one else was hurt.