WAXHAW, N.C. -- A man was killed in a construction accident in Waxhaw on Tuesday morning.

Authorities said the man was killed after he was run over by a vehicle on Caesars Head Drive around 7 a.m. The accident happened in a neighborhood under construction.

Investigators said the victim was on the back of a truck that was hauling a bulldozer when he fell off and was run over.

The Department of Labor said the driver and employee that was killed were assigned to the job site to dig holes for concrete footings with Footing Specialists of Concord. Inc.

Officers from the Waxhaw Police Department and OSHA are investigating.

That victim's name has not been released.

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