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Man killed by bulldozer at Nash County construction site

Posted November 21, 2017 1:24 p.m. EST


— A man died Monday after being run over by a bulldozer in Nash County, WITN reported.

The state Department of Labor says it has opened an investigation into the death of the worker employed by Earnhardt Grading, of Stanley.

Deputies identified the victim as Gary Sigmon, who was from Denver in Lincoln County, while the mishap happened at a job site on U.S. Highway 301 south of Whitakers.