Maryland State Police are investigating a crash that killed a construction worker Wednesday night on I-95 North in White Marsh.
At around 9 p.m., Maryland State troopers from the JFK Memorial Highway Barrack were called to the scene of the crash.
A construction worker, identified by police as Antonio Oneil Payton, 33, of Temple Hills, was attempting to cross the Express Toll Lane to set up signs in a work zone when he was struck by a tractor-trailer, a preliminary investigation found, according to state police.
Payton sustained fatal injuriesand was declared dead at the scene. Speed or alcohol were not factors in this crash, according to the preliminary investigation.
The driver of the tractor-trailer stayed at the scene, according to Ron Snyder, a spokesperson for state police.
The Maryland State Police Crash Team and the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division also responded to the scene and are assisting in the investigation.