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W. Va. Man Electrocuted After Shooting Down Power Line To Steal Copper

Police in Fayette County say a man was electrocuted when he picked up a live power line that he had shot down in order to steal copper from it.

KDKA-TV–05/09/2013

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West Penn Power Reaches Settlement With Electrocution Victim’s Family

There is now closure for the family of a Westmoreland County woman who was killed when a power line fell on top of her in 2009.

02/20/2013

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Contractor Likely Electrocuted On CMU Campus Identified

A contractor working on the Carnegie Mellon University campus was found dead Tuesday morning from possible electrocution.

01/22/2013

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Worker Electrocuted In Edgeworth

A man was electrocuted while working in a cherry picker in Edgeworth. This happened in the 400-block of Chestnut Street which is near Edgeworth Elementary School.

05/09/2012