MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) - According to Moline Police, a construction worker died after being hit Friday morning.
Moline Detective Michael Griffin tells TV6 police responded around 7:30 A.M. to 16th Street and 27th Avenue.
Griffin says the 56-year-old construction worker was on foot when he was hit by a slow-moving construction truck backing up into the construction area. The worker was transported to a local hospital where he died of his injuries.
Moline and Illinois State Police are investigating the incident.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.