Woman Killed in Parade Accident

LEBANON, ILL. (KMOX) – A woman taking part in the Fireman’s Parade in Lebanon Illinois was killed Saturday night.

Authorities say 33-year-old Shelby Dickson was riding on the trailer of a float when she jumped off at one point.

While trying to climb back on, Dickson slipped and fell, then was run over by the float according to police.

The incident happened just before 6:30 near the intersection of West St. Louis and Meyer Streets in Lebanon.

Dickson died from her injuries several hours later.

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