A construction worker has died after being struck by a dump truck in Milton.

The incident occurred on a private road undergoing construction at Derry Road and Bronte Street South at around 7:30 a.m. on Friday.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

“It’s actually a pretty big construction site that kind of dips down a little bit, and there’s some dump trucks that are lined that are offloading, ” Halton police Sgt. Chantal Corner told 680News.

Halton police said the truck is being examined, and the province’s Ministry of Labour is investigating.

The victim’s name has not been released.

The intersection is closed in all directions for the police investigation.