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Rockcastle Man Dies At Construction Site

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MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) -- A Rockcastle County man has died after being hit by a dump truck at a construction site in eastern Kentucky.

Kentucky State Police say 65-year-old Billy L. Phillips of Mount Vernon was walking behind the truck when the driver, who was unaware Phillips was behind him, began to back up the vehicle and hit Phillips.

Phillips was pronounced dead at Manchester Memorial Hospital.

The accident happened Wednesday morning off the Hal Rogers Parkway in Clay County.

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