MAP: Teen falls into quarry, sparks safety discussion

December 2, 2011 | 7:38 p.m. CST
On Nov. 15, James Hickem III’s body was found at Boone Quarries after he fell 90 feet from a cliff. Hickem had been at the Cosmopolitan Park skate park on the night of Nov. 11 when he ran from police towards the quarry. As a result, Boone Quarries will be looking at its safety measures to see if they can be improved.

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