PHOENIX — A worker was hit and killed while on the job in Phoenix Wednesday afternoon.
Phoenix police say the incident happened around 2 p.m. near Cave Creek Road and Dynamite Boulevard.
According to police, an SUV hit a work truck that was parked in the median in the area with road cones around it. That crash caused the work truck to hit the worker, 59-year-old Alex Gonzales, who was behind it.
Gonzales was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
Family members say Gonzales leaves behind eight children and 25 grandchildren.
The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
A GoFundMe has been set up to help Gonzales' family with funeral expenses.