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Man killed in construction accident along Pa. Turnpike identified

LANSDALE, Pa. - A man who was killed in a construction accident along the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike has been identified.

Richard Maurer, 69, of Telford, died from blunt force injuries, the Montgomery County coroner's office said.

The manner of death was ruled an accident.

State police said it was a construction-related incident and said the worker was not hit by a car. Officials did release any further details on the incident.

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