by , on November 7, 2014

On Monday, November 3rd, in Cameron, W. VA, two linemen were replacing copper wiring on a unit that had been stolen on a prior day.

One worker was injured and flown to the hospital, while the other was pronounced dead by the Marshall County authorities.  No names have been released and what caused the injuries and fatalities is currently unknown.  Read the original press release here.

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Hugh Hoagland
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Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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