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September 9, 2022 Fatality

Accident Classification: Drowning
Location: Barry Industrial Sand, Inc., Orange, Texas
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Ivan D Barry
Mined Material: Construction Sand and Gravel
Incident Date/Time: September 9, 2022 - 6:00pm

Preliminary Report

A dredge operator was found drowned in the dredge pond. 

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 September 9, 2022, a dredge operator drowned while working in a dredge pond.