SALEM: A construction worker was crushed to death when a lorry and a tractor in which he was travelling were involved in a collision at Karuppur near here on Friday.
Police said that the mishap occurred when a group of workers were returning home after completing their work.
It is stated that the lorry involved in the accident hit the vehicle from behind.
Following the collision, Sambu (27) of Adi Dravidar Colony was badly injured and died.
Further investigation is on into the case, police sources here said.