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Long Island Worker Killed After Being Struck By 18-Wheel Truck

A 39-year-old paving-crew worker was killed after being accidentally struck by an asphalt truck on Long Island.
A 39-year-old paving-crew worker was killed after being accidentally struck by an asphalt truck on Long Island. Photo Credit: Pixabay

A 39-year-old paving-crew worker was killed after being accidentally struck by an asphalt truck on Long Island.

It happened on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 10:15 a.m. in Freeport, Nassau County Police said.

According to detectives, the male victim, Charles Grange Jr. of Massapequa, who was part of the road-paving crew working in the vicinity of Guy Lombardo Avenue and Grant Street, was accidentally struck by an accompanying 18-wheel asphalt truck, causing him to suffer fatal injuries. 

Grange was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into this accident is ongoing.

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