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Construction workers build a structure at a construction site in Boston on March 18, 2020.

(AFP Photo/Linda Davidson)A construction worker in Boston has died after being hit by a vehicle in the city’s South End neighborhood, authorities said.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health said on its website that the 53-year-old man was struck on Monday evening around 7 p.m. near the intersection of Main and Washington Streets.

He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, the health department said.

Police said the man’s car had crashed and the driver had been taken into custody.