Police: Construction worker killed in an industrial accident on Crosstown

TAMPA - A construction worker, working on the Crosstown Expressway, was killed in an early morning accident.

Tampa police say a dump truck operator was backing up and failed to see the worker. The truck hit the victim, Michael Pavlak, causing serious injuries. 

Pavlak was taken to a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries. 

Investigators ruled the death to be an industrial accident. 

The driver of the dump truck does not face any charges. 

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