UPDATE: 4/18/17 - 5:25 p.m. - Sletten Construction released the following statement:
“Sletten Construction is deeply saddened by the death our employee, Kathleen Lee. The deceased was a laborer employee with our Bridge Division who in the past year had worked on several different projects for the Company. We extend our hearts and deepest sympathies to her family, friends, and all those affected by this unfortunate tragedy. The circumstances surrounding this tragic event are currently under investigation by the Company.
Our company CEO, Erik Sletten, is currently at the project site meeting with employees and staff in light of this tragic event."
The woman killed Monday in an accident on Interstate 90 construction site near Livingston has been identified.
Kathleen Louise Lee, 52, of Troy, Mont. was killed after being struck by a pickup truck that was being driven by another construction worker. The driver was backing up and struck Lee.
The two workers were both employed by Sletten Construction.
The incident remains under investigation, no charges have been filed at this time.