A man walking to work Thursday morning, was struck and killed by a vehicle on U.S. Route 23 near the Circleville Walmart.

Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff reports that Larry E. Shoemo of Circleville, was hit by a car driven by Tonya Hill of Jackson, as she passed Sperry Drive. Hill says she realized she struck something as it was still dark at the time of the 4:47am incident, but didn't realize it was a person until moments later.

The incident is still under investigation.