Authorities have identified the 84-year-old man who was fatally struck by a vehicle early Thursday while retrieving his mail as Sidney Manning of Shelbyville.
Illinois State Police said Brian True, 25, of Neoga, was westbound on Illinois Route 16 near 2008 East Road in Shelby County at about 5:15 a.m. on Thursday. Manning entered the roadway while retrieving his mail and was struck by True's 1992 Oldsmobile passenger car, police said.
Manning was pronounced dead at the scene. True was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation.