Man Shocked While Trimming Trees In Swissvale

SWISSVALE (KDKA) — A man was injured while working to trim some trees in Swissvale this morning.

Emergency officials with Allegheny County 911 say that the tree trimmer was shocked when he came into contact with a power line.

It happened in the 2200-block of Woodstock Avenue.

According to officials, the man was alert and conscious but complaining of chest pain when paramedics responded to the scene.

There is no word yet on his condition.

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