CARROLL COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - A construction accident occurred Friday afternoon on the Hoosier Heartland Highway. It killed one worker.
According to reports, there was a dirt cave-in at noon Thursday that killed a worker on State Road 25 near Carroll County Road 300 North.
The worker has been identified as 30-year-old Arthur Kerns, employed by T.J. Lanbrecht Construction.
According to a press release, Kerns was working with the crew at the excavation site when a hillside gave and buried him.
The Carroll County Coroner's office, Carroll County Sheriff's Office and Indiana State police are investigating.
Crews are working on building the Hoosier Heartland Highway.
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