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Willimantic man electrocuted, thrown from telephone pole

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (WTNH) — A 21-year-old man is hospitalized with serious burns after he was electrocuted and thrown from a telephone police Thursday night in Willimantic, according to police. 183 more words


Woman, 4-Year-Old Electrocuted in Possible Pump Accident

UPDATED: June 28, 2015 6:32 p.m.

CHEVY CHASE, Md. — Police have identified a mother and daughter who were electrocuted in an accident that may have been caused by a portable sump pump at their Chevy Chase home. 117 more words


Belated Tuesday poem: (haiku)

The scant electric tree
sheds a furred question —
let the answer comfort

Poor little guy found under power poles on the way back from my usual café. 106 more words

Tuesday Poem

Man electrocuted while monkeying around on a power cable tower ...

This is not funny …

“Man electrocuted while monkeying around on a power cable tower.”


Case IX: Power Play

Case IX: Chapter 1: Crime Scene Investigation

Dr. George Hernandez, the Chief Medical Examiner for Bernalillo County was kneeling beside the body of an elderly man.  2,338 more words

Matthew Dudley

Sometimes Electrocutions Happen & That's Not My Fault

My family has been scattered to the far reaches of the globe for years. My sister has been living in Oklahoma and then Mississippi and my brother Sean has been exiled for over 3 years in the wasteland of Kodiak, Alaska. 517 more words

May 8, 1998

On May 8, 1998, Steven Allen Thompson was given a ride on Yellow Mama, Alabama’s nickname for the state’s electric chair, in completion of Thompson’s sentence of death. 68 more words

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