MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) - Police in Vermont say a 75-year-old traffic flagger was struck and killed at worksite in Middlebury.
The Burlington Free Press reports (bfpne.ws/1P5u0Al) that Lawrence Kaminski, of Wallingford, was pronounced dead the scene of the Friday morning accident on Route 7.
Middlebury Police Sgt. Michael Christopher says a Eustis Cable truck backed over Kaminski in the southbound breakdown lane of the highway at about 8:30 a.m. The cable company was stringing cable along Route 7.
Kaminski was employed by Green Mountain Flagging. Police say 50-year-old Tommy Carrier, of Jericho, was driving the utility truck.
Christopher says the police investigation into the accident is ongoing.
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