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According to the Salem Police Department, a Salem man was struck and killed Saturday night after leaving a local bar.

SPD dispatch was notified of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in front of Luke’s Tavern on West Mulberry Street at approximately 9:45p.

Officers arrived at approximately 9:48p.

According to witness statements, police said, Gregory Lee Shell, 48, Salem, had just left Luke’s Tavern and was walking Southbound across West Mulberry Street.

Shell was struck by a vehicle and was prounounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses said a semi tractor trailer and another vehicle could have been involved. Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies, SPD and the Washington County Coroner’s office are working to continue the investigation.

Police said a reconstruction of the accident was being conducted to determine which vehicle struck Shell.

Funeral arrangements are pending. Stay tuned to WSLM for additional information on this and other stories.