Jose Andrade, a 61-year-old construction crew worker, was killed today when he was struck by a backhoe attachment on a work site in the 3000 block of Moores Lane.

At 1 p.m. Texarkana, Texas Police Department officers were dispatched to the construction site on Moores Lane with information that a worker was trapped between a backhoe attachment and the tractor it was attached to. The initial investigation concluded that Andrade was standing behind the tractor when the backhoe swung around and struck him, killing him instantly.