Shane Whalen, 24, of Sioux Falls, has been identified as the pedestrian who was struck and killed early Tuesday morning on the Benson Road northbound off ramp at I-229 in Sioux Falls.

Whalen was walking in the traffic lane on the off ramp when he was struck first by one van and then by a second van. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Neither driver was injured. No charges are pending against either driver

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. Other agencies on scene were the Sioux Falls Police Department and Sioux Falls Fire and Rescue.

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