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Road worker killed at construction site in Montgomeryville, Pa.

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

A construction worker has been fatally injured in an accident involving a piece of equipment during a repaving project in suburban Philadelphia.

The (Lansdale) Reporter reports it happened around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday on a street in Montgomery Township. Police say the worker, whose name wasn't released, was hurt in an accident involving a piece of construction equipment and pronounced dead at the scene.

County detectives are investigating, but details of how the accident happened haven't been released. Authorities also haven't identified the victim's employer.

Emergency crews cleared the scene around 5:30 p.m.

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Information from: The Reporter, http://www.thereporteronline.com

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