Man walking on highway hit and killed

A man walking on a highway in Laclede County was hit and killed Thursday morning.

A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a car on a Laclede County highway Thursday morning.

At about 8:30 a.m. Matthew Doublin, 24, of Lebanon, was driving on Highway AA, four miles north of Highway 64.

Doublin saw William Holtorf, 67, of Lebanon, on the road and tried to avoid him but wasnâ??t able to, according to the Highway Patrol crash report.