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December 3, 2021 Fatality

Accident Classification: Powered Haulage
Location: Brooksville Quarry, Hernando, Florida
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Cemex S A
Mined Material: Crushed Broken Limestone NEC
Incident Date/Time: December 3, 2021 - 9:05am

Preliminary Report

A mechanic was cleaning underneath a portable crusher when he became entangled in a belt conveyor.

The information provided in this notice is based on preliminary data ONLY and does not represent final determination regarding the nature of the incident or conclusions regarding the cause of the accident.

Fatality Alert

MINE FATALITY – On December 3, 2021, a miner was fatally injured when he became entangled in the return idler on the belt conveyor under a portable crusher plant.