Man Killed in Construction Accident in Virginia Beach

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A 23 year old man was killed in a construction accident.

According to Virginia Beach Police, the man was working at a construction site when the equipment he was using failed.  He dismounted the equipment to try and fix it.

Another construction worker was operating another piece of equipment and backed up.  Not seeing the 23 year old, the construction worker continued backing up and crushed him between two pieces of equipment.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.