A Madison County man was fatally injured when he stepped in front of an oncoming vehicle on Gluckstadt Road Sunday evening.

Madison County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Jeremy Williams said that a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Gluckstadt Road around 8 p.m.

The victim was identified by Madison County Coroner Alex Breeland as Bobby Van Buren, 59, of Madison County.

The accident happened at the intersection of Dees Road.

Williams said that the driver of the vehicle called in the incident, despite reports he fled the scene. 

“The driver of the vehicle stopped and called it in,” Williams said. “I want to make that clear because I have heard some people say they left the scene.”

Williams said the driver has not been charged with anything at this time. The case remains under investigation.