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March 9, 2023 Fatality

Accident Classification: Powered Haulage
Location: Plant & Quarry, Johnson, Texas
Mine Controller: United States Lime & Minerals Inc
Mine Type: Surface
Mined Material: Lime
Incident Date/Time: March 9, 2023 01:55 pm

A truck driver died when he was run over by a tractor-trailer. A front-end loader struck the rear of the tractor-trailer, causing the tractor-trailer to move forward and strike the victim.

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.


MINE FATALITY – On March 9, 2023, a truck driver died when the tractor’s rear wheels ran over him.  A front-end loader struck the tractor-trailer from behind, causing the tractor to move forward.