Authorities identify man killed in industrial accident at Cemex - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Authorities identify man killed in industrial accident at Cemex Kosmos Cement Plant

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have identified a man who died in an industrial accident at a Louisville cement plant Tuesday evening.

According to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office, that man is 33-year-old Richard Joseph Snyder. He was pronounced dead at the plant at 6:57 p.m. Tuesday. The cause of death, according to the coroner's office, is "multiple injuries secondary to steel cable-driven pulley system industrial mishap."

It happened at the Cemex Kosmos Cement Plant on Dixie Highway, near Depot Lane. Emergency responders were called to the scene just before 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Officials say no foul play is suspected.


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