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Fatality #13 - July 2, 2009

Accident Classification: Machinery
Location: R Arnold #1 Quarry,
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Richard L Arnold II
Mined Material: Crushed, Broken Stone NEC
Incident Date/Time: July 2, 2009 - 8:45am

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On July 2, 2009, a 52-year old mine owner with 34 years of experience was fatally injured at a surface dimension stone operation. He was working alone and was operating a walk behind masonry saw on a ledge. Apparently he was positioned between the saw and the edge when he tripped and fell. The victim and the saw went over the 9-foot ledge and the saw fell on him. 
 

Final Report

MAI-2009-13