Construction Worker Killed In Dallas

Chris Sommer
May 28, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Highway Construction Signs

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DALLAS (KRLD) - A construction worker died and a second was injured when they reportedly were struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in southwest Dallas.

According to Dallas Fire-Rescue, the workers were on the job near the intersection of West Kiest Blvd. and Mountain Creek Pkwy. when they were hit.  One of the construction workers was pronounced dead at a local hospital.  His identity was not released.

Authorities said the second worker was transported to the hospital for treatment of injuries that are not life-threatening.  The driver of the vehicle was also treated at a local hospital.

Dallas Police are investigating the incident.