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Fatality #19 - October 11, 2008

Accident Classification: Slip or Fall of Person
Location: Lone Star Quarry & Mill, Missouri
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Buzzi Unicem S P A
Mined Material: Cement
Incident Date/Time: October 11, 2008 - 11:45am

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On October 11, 2008, a 67 year-old cement handler with 3 years of experience was fatally injured at a cement operation. During the loading process on a barge, the victim attempted to cover a dust collection hatch with a tarp when he fell through the open hatch and landed on the barge floor 20 feet below. 

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