Authorities say a construction worker was struck by a vehicle on Florida’s Turnpike in Lauderhill in Broward County.
According to Officials, the crash happened on the northbound side of the Turnpike at Commercial Boulevard. A road crew construction worker was struck by a vehicle.
The vehicle that hit him did not stop.
Authorities have started a thorough investigation to find out what happened and to locate the driver of the car.
The construction worker was transported to a nearby hospital with critical injuries. His name has not been released at the time of this story being released.
Lauderhill Fire Rescue Officials said drivers in the area should expect delays due to the crash. No further details were released immediately.
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