The 25-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the dump truck was uninjured, police said.
Several law enforcement agencies and the Lake County Crime Lab were investigating the crash scene on Wicker Avenue just south of 173rd Avenue. Southbound lanes of Wicker Avenue were closed while authorities investigated road marks and debris from the wreck, Jones said.
The investigation is ongoing, Jones added.
The Lake County Sheriff's Department, St. John Police Department, the Lowell Fire Department and Tri-Creek Ambulance are assisting in the investigation.
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Anna Ortiz is the breaking news/crime reporter for The Times, covering crime, politics, courts, investigative news and more. She is a Region native and graduate of Ball State University with a major in journalism and minor in anthropology.