Crane Accidents

Worker Touches Power Line, Dies

07/23/02

Hebron, Kentucky 

A highway construction worker was electrocuted Sunday near Hebron when he touched a truck whose hydraulic boom had hit electrical power lines. The name of the worker was not immediately released pending notification of relatives.

The accident happened about 9:45 a.m. at the intersection of Graves Road and Interstate 275.

Hebron Assistant Fire Chief David Perkins said the worker was part of a crew that was working on the Graves Road overpass over I-275.

No other person was injured, authorities said.

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