A Carthage man was fatality injured after he was struck by a vehicle while he was walking on Mississippi 15 south on the night of Tuesday, Jan. 23.

County Medical Examiner John Stephens said that Ronald Keith Lewis, 31, of 518 Highway 487E, Carthage, was fatally injured in the accident.

The driver and two passengers in the vehicle which struck Lewis were not injured, Sheriff Tommy Waddell said.

The man was walking in the dark in the same direction the car was heading, he said.

No charges have been filed.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the matter.