A man is dead after walking onto the freeway and being struck by a truck.


Just before 9 p.m. last night 27-year-old Gonzalo Vasquez of Caldwell was driving eastbound in a 2006 Ford F-350 when 44-year-old David Trefren of Yakima, Wash., walked into the lane of travel, and was hit by the truck.  Trefren was pronounced dead at the scene.


Idaho State Police are investigating.