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Construction worker killed by truck

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KENNEWICK, Wash.—Two lanes of State Route 395 were closed Saturday night after Washington State Patrol say a Spokane Valley man hit an Oregon construction worker.

State Patrol say 48-year-old Thomas Austin backed up his Kenworth dump truck into the construction zone on state Route 395. 

51-year-old Brian Lacy was killed in the accident.  State Patrol says the cause was inattention.  No chargers have been filed.