Authorities say a construction worker has been killed, and another worker injured, when they were struck by a vehicle during an accident in a construction zone on Interstate 59 near Attalla.
Daniel says Goodwyn's death was the 11th traffic fatality in the state in the past seven days. Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel tells local media that the accident occurred Thursday afternoon, near Attalla, when a vehicle hit a message board that the two workers were walking towards to remove. The unidentified 23-year-old worker was airlifted to a hospital. Etowah County Coroner Michael Head identified the deceased man as 44-year-old Joshua Goodwyn.