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UPDATE: Hit and run on 459 kills worker

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A construction worker has died in a hit and run along I-459 northbound. It happened around 3:40 a.m. in an active construction zone.  The man who was killed was working on part of the road repaving project near Highway 150.

The unidentified man died on the scene. Hoover Police say they located the suspect in the Hoover area, a short time later.

Police are interviewing the suspect at this time.

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Police are working a hit and run accident along Interstate 459 north.  Very little information has been released about the actual hit and run.  However, one thing we do know is that traffic is greatly impacted.  The accident and crime scene are blocking two lanes of the interstate near Highway 150 (exit 10).  Traffic is restricted to the right shoulder.
 
We have a crew on the scene.   We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.
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