by , on March 12, 2011

A  man in his 50’s was seriously injured after touching or stepping on a live power line.  It was unclear immediately how the cable came down but it was possibly due to a lightning strike.  The injured man was admitted to the hospital and was listed in  stable condition having undergone surgery.

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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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