Worker suffers electrical burns while replacing gutters in Helm Farm

Posted on Tuesday, May 26th, 2020 at 8:57 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was severely electrocuted while replacing gutters and required hospitalization, News9 reports.

The man was working at a business on the 1100 block of NW 2nd Street by Classen Boulevard when a piece of the gutter he was replacing touched the power lines and electrocuted him.

Firefighters from the Oklahoma City Fire Department rescued the man from the roof. He was taken to Integris Baptist Hospital with severe external and internal burns.

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