Dump truck hits, kills construction worker in northeast Ohio

AVON, Ohio (AP) — A construction worker is dead after police say he was struck by a dump truck in northeast Ohio.

Avon police say the worker was directing a dump truck as it was backing up in a construction zone when he was hit around 2 p.m. Monday. Jaycox Road in the area of the incident was closed for about four hours.

Authorities didn’t immediately release the worker’s identity or the name of the construction company the man worked for.

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