by: Scott McCaulley

The names of those involved in a pedestrian vs. SUV accident late Sunday afternoon near Springfield has been released by the Missouri Highway Patrol.

The accident report indicates 56-year-old David Gulledge of Springfield was walking along Highway 413 when he was struck by a vehicle driven by 32-year-old Gabriel Conrad of Crane. Gulledge was pronounced dead at the scene by Greene County Medical Examiner Noah Cross a short time later.

As required by law, the surviving driver was tested for alcohol.

According to a report to Ozarks First, the accident did reduce traffic to one lane in that area while the accident scene was being worked by Emergency Personnel.