Authorities say worker died in rock quarry accident

January 9, 2020 GMT

GARRISON, Iowa (AP) — A worker was killed in an accident at an eastern Iowa rock quarry, authorities said.

First responders were sent around 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to Wendling Quarries, just southeast of Garrison.

They found the man had been trapped in a rock bin and had already died. His name and details about what happened haven’t been released.