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.
Authorities are investigating what sparked a fire that spread from one home to another this afternoon in Mount Washington.
A record-setting award has been handed down for the family of a Westmoreland County woman electrocuted when a power line fell on her. The jury awarded $109 million, which a judge says is the largest award in the history of Allegheny County.
Closing arguments were held Wednesday in a lawsuit against West Penn Power. The family of Carrie Goretzka is suing over a power line that fell on the woman and killed her in 2009.
Several residents were displaced after an electrical fire at an apartment complex in Oakdale early Tuesday morning.
A man was injured while working to trim some trees in Swissvale this morning.
A worker in a utility truck apparently struck a live power line with a chainsaw.
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