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Person dies at Aurora concrete factory

mechanical entrapment at cement factory_Aurora Fire Rescue
Posted at 2:22 PM, Mar 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-02 16:22:53-05

AURORA, Colo. — A person died at a concrete factory in Aurora on Wednesday after what authorities called a "mechanical entrapment."

Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched and started an investigation at Martin Marietta Materials' asphalt plant, which is located along the 27600 block of E. 26th Avenue.

Around 1:45 p.m., the fire department announced that the incident was a recovery operation.

The scene was then turned over to the Aurora Police Department.

No other details were available as of Wednesday at 2:15 p.m.