GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina say a construction worker has been killed after he was hit by a dump truck.

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office told local news outlets 57-year-old Mark Davis of Greenville was killed Thursday when he was hit by a dump truck. Davis' identity was released Friday.

Authorities say Davis was working on road construction. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies say the death is still under investigation.