- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

SHAWANO, Wis. (AP) - A 30-year-old highway construction worker has died after he was struck by a minivan on state Highway 47 near the Town of Red Springs.

The Wisconsin State Patrol says Derek Stempa of Shawano was flagging traffic in a construction zone when he was hit late Tuesday morning by man driving a 2003 Dodge Caravan. Stempa was taken to Shawano Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the minivan, a 68-year-old Hurley man, wasn’t injured.

Authorities are investigating.

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