Edgar Tobar, worker killed by asphalt roller in Fairfax County

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Police say a construction worker was killed in Fairfax County when he was run over by an asphalt roller.

The Washington Post ( reports that authorities identified him as 40-year-old Edgar Tobar. Police said Tobar was standing near a road at a construction site in the Annandale area when it happened.

According to police, another worker was driving the roller on a road Saturday when he lost control and it ran over Tobar.

Police said the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the accident.

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