Fatality #17 - October 7, 2008

Accident Classification: Falling, Rolling, or Sliding Rock or Material of Any Kind
Location: Hummelstown Quarry, Pennsylvania
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: CRH PLC
Mined Material: Crushed, Broken Limestone NEC
Incident Date/Time: October 7, 2008 - 10:20am

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On October 7, 2008, a 56 year-old lead man with 18 years of experience was fatally injured at a crushed stone operation. The victim was in a chute of an underground surge tunnel when material from above sloughed off and engulfed him. 
 

Final Report

MAI-2008-17