Construction worker killed in dump truck accident

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Rochelle, Ill. (WIFR) -- A construction worker is killed after he is accidentally run over by another worker driving a dump truck.

It happened on I-88 just outside of Rochelle. District 15 State Police say that 43 year old Robert Schwarz of Dixon was outside doing work near milepost 76 when a Mack dump truck driven by a coworker from Rockford backed up over Schwarz. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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