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Sanford, North Carolina A Rockingham man was electrocuted Tuesday while erecting a modular home in Lee County, authorities said. Andera Reddick, 55, was on the ground pulling cable down from a crane at the house site when the cable hit an overhead power line, authorities said. He was pronounced dead Read More
Palermo, California A man working for Redding-based Utility Tree Service, a company under contract to PG&E, was killed about 11:20 a.m. Wednesday when he came into contact with live power lines. The unidentified man was reportedly involved in a routine tree trimming operation near the corner of Irwin and Bohemia Read More
Buyck, Minnesota A 28 year old Buyck man is dead after being electrocuted. Duane Jensen was working with a construction crew Thursday morning loading tree removal debris on to a truck when the truck’s boom contacted an over head power line. Jensen’s coworker and the bike fire department’s first responders Read More
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, Micronesia An employee of the Saipan Mayor’s Office died after being electrocuted yesterday morning when a boom truck he was operating touched a high voltage primary line behind the Santa Soledad Church in Kagman. Jeffrey Nakatsukasa Maratita, 37, fell to the ground as the boom truck Read More
Kingsport, Tennessee A construction worker has been electrocuted after he became entangled in a power line as he tried to exit a crane. The Kingsport Fire Department said a J.A. Street contractor died about 2 p.m. Monday when he was working on a crane that got too close to power Read More
Canada A man working in a southern Alberta hamlet was electrocuted when he touched a truck that had come into contact with power lines. Police and Alberta Occupational Health and Safety are investigating the incident that happened Monday evening in New Dayton, about 300 kilometres southeast of Calgary, said the Read More