Stay Out - Stay Alive
Mine Hazard Awareness Campaign
Accident Information File
An Ash Grove, Mo., man died in a quarry in northwest Greene County during a swimming excursion. The 19-year-old man was with some friends at the Phoenix quarry in rural Greene County near Ash Grove when he apparently lost his footing and fell in. A Greene County law enforcement official said alcohol was involved in the accident, and that trespassing charges could be filed against the other young people at the quarry.
U.S. Department of Labor | Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) | 1100 Wilson Boulevard, 21st Floor | Arlington, VA 22209-3939 www.msha.gov | Telephone: (202) 693-9400 | Fax-on-demand: (202) 693-9401