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Construction worker dies after being trapped between equipment

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) -

A construction worker has died after being trapped between two pieces of heavy equipment.

Shelby County Fire Department and Shelby County Deputies responded to the incident at Fite Road and Highway 51, where a bridge is being built.

Investigators said the worker became trapped between two pieces of equipment while working on the bridge.

The worker was pronounced dead on the scene.

The worker was with Ford Construction.

A death investigation is now taking place. Deputies have not released the worker's identity.

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