(VANDALIA) The investigation is continuing into a vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred at 6:16 early yesterday morning in Fayette County, along U.S. Route 40, three miles west of Vandalia. The State Police report 37 year old Nathaniel J. Hebenstreit from Mulberry Grove was traveling eastbound on Route 40 when his pickup truck struck a man walking at the edge of the eastbound lane. 38 year old Paul Medina from Tooele, Utah, was transported to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia was he was pronounced deceased. Hebenstreit was not injured. No tickets have been issued as the investigation is continuing.