2 Dead in California Quarry Shooting Gunman may still be on the loose in Cupertino, California By Kate Seamons, Newser Staff Posted Oct 5, 2011 9:26 AM CDT 0 comments Comments Cops on the scene in Cupertino. (KGO-TV screenshot) (Newser) – Two people are dead in Cupertino, Calif., and police say the alleged shooter appears to be an employee of the Hanson Permanente quarry. Another four were seriously wounded, and a worker in the quarry says another two victims have been found; their condition is unknown. KGO-TV repots that the shootings may have occurred at the daily 4am PDT safety meeting. An employee allegedly showed up to that meeting with an automatic rifle; unconfirmed reports say the gunman remains in the quarry.