EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities say a worker has died at the construction site of a soon-to-open New Jersey mega mall and entertainment complex.

The accident occurred Wednesday afternoon at the American Dream mall at the Meadowlands complex.

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New Jersey State Police told CBS2 the 37-year-old Eric Papenfuhs was operating a Bobcat utility vehicle in American Dream’s parking deck when he was struck by a flatbed trailer.

The Hampton, New Jersey resident was rushed to Hackensack Meridian Health Medical Center and pronounced dead.

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is still investigating the cause of the accident.

The mall featuring theme parks, an indoor ski slope, high-end shopping and dining is scheduled to open in two weeks.

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